carb·an·ion noun \kär-ˈba-ˌnī-ən, -ˌnī-ˌän\
: an organic ion carrying a negative charge on a carbon atom — compare carbonium
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carb·an·ion noun \kär-ˈban-ˌī-ən, -ˌī-ˌän\ (Medical Dictionary)
: an organic ion carrying a negative charge on a carbon atom
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