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Definition of "melinite" [melinite]

  • A yellow clay mineral form Bavaria (noun)
  • An explosive containing picric acid and guncotton (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "melinite" in a sentence
  • "Dynamite or melinite would soon open an entrance to their fortress."
  • "We should not take spear and lance and go out singly in pursuit of bears; we should organise a large and lively hunting party, drive the animals together, and throw a melinite bomb into their midst."
  • "For the object that Frank held in his hand was a small melinite floating mine!"