Latin definition for: anthracitis, anthracitidis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. (garnet?)
  2. kind of carbuncle, the coal-carbuncle
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Appears only in Pliny’s “Natural History”
  • Source: Lewis & Short, “A Latin Dictionary”, 1879 (Lewis & Short)

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