bituminous definition

  • adjective:
    • Like or containing bitumen.
    • Of or associated with bituminous coal.
    • Of or regarding bitumen.
    • Having the characteristics of bitumen; compounded with bitumen; containing bitumen.
    • resembling or containing bitumen
  • noun:
    • Bituminous coal.
    • a kind or class of bituminous coal.
  • others:
    • regarding the nature of or resembling bitumen.
    • Containing bitumen, or made-up simply regarding the hydrocarbons which form asphaltum, maltha, and petroleum. See petroleum.

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