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briquette

bri·quette (bri·quet)

briquette (briquet)

 
pronunciation:
brI ket
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part of speech: noun
definition: a small brick or cube of charcoal or compressed coal dust, used as fuel in cooking.
Word Parts
The word briquette contains the following part:
-et, -ette French noun-forming suffix that means small; female