mineral pitch


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mineral pitch

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for asphalt
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Noun1.mineral pitch - a dark bituminous substance found in natural beds and as residue from petroleum distillationmineral pitch - a dark bituminous substance found in natural beds and as residue from petroleum distillation; consists mainly of hydrocarbons
mineral - solid homogeneous inorganic substances occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
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