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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bituminous mean? 

BITUMINOUS (adjective)
  The adjective BITUMINOUS has 1 sense:

1. resembling or containing bitumen

  Familiarity information: BITUMINOUS used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

BITUMINOUS (adjective)

Sense 1bituminous [BACK TO TOP]


Resembling or containing bitumen

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Context example:

bituminous coal


bitumen (any of various naturally occurring impure mixtures of hydrocarbons)

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