coke

Part of speech: noun

Coal from which the volatile portion has been expelled by heating.

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Usage examples "coke":

  1. Coal, or coke, includes of course the ash of the peat. - "Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel", Samuel William Johnson.
  2. Water- gas, obtained by passing steam over heated coke, contains 40 per cent. - "Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology", W. G. Aitchison Robertson.
  3. More'n de price of a coke sneeze! - "The Adventures of Jimmie Dale", Frank L. Packard.