Definitions for maltha

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. maltha, mineral tar(noun)

    a thick black tar intermediate between petroleum and asphalt


  1. maltha(Noun)

    thick mineral pitch

  2. maltha(Noun)

    mineral tar

  3. Origin: μάλθα

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maltha(noun)

    a variety of bitumen, viscid and tenacious, like pitch, unctuous to the touch, and exhaling a bituminous odor

  2. Maltha(noun)


  3. Origin: [L., fr. Gr. ma`lqa.]


  1. Maltha, California

    Maltha is one of several unincorporated communities in Kern County, California. It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 3.25 miles north of downtown Bakersfield, at an elevation of 453 feet.

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