Of with respect to or like anthracite as anthracitic formations
- regarding or resembling anthracite coal
- Of, related to, or like, anthracite; because, anthracitic structures.
(a.) Of, pertaining to, or like, anthracite; because, anthracitic structures.
These are almost invariably air furnaces, though sometimes air under pressure is used, as, for example, in the combustion of small anthracitic coal, where a current of air from a fan-blower is sometimes blown under the grate to promote combustion.