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carbon


carbon

noun, often attrib car·bon \ˈkär-bən\

Definition of CARBON

:  a nonmetallic element found native (as in diamonds and graphite) or as a constituent of coal, petroleum, asphalt, limestone, and organic compounds or obtained artificially (as in activated charcoal)—symbol Celsius; see element table
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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