Component vs Vitrinite - What's the difference?

component | vitrinite |


As nouns the difference between component and vitrinite

is that component is component while vitrinite is one of the primary components of coals and most sedimentary kerogens, with a shiny appearance resembling glass.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

component

Noun

(en noun)
  • A smaller, self-contained part of a larger entity. Often refers to a manufactured object that is part of a larger device.
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    Derived terms

    * componentless

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Making up a larger whole; as a component word.
  • Made up of smaller complete units in combination; as a component stereo.
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    vitrinite

    English

    Noun

  • One of the primary components of coals and most sedimentary kerogens, with a shiny appearance resembling glass.
  • Hypernyms

    * maceral