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bri·quettealso bri·quet (brĭ-kĕt′)
A block of compressed coal dust, charcoal, or sawdust and wood chips, used for fuel and kindling.
[French, diminutive of brique, brick, from Middle Dutch bricke.]
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Past participle: briqueted
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|Noun||1.||briquet - a block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel|
block - a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides); "the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"
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n → Brikett nt
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