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carb

noun \ ˈkärb \

Definition of carb

slang

First Known Use of carb

circa 1942

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carb

noun \ ˈkärb \
variants: or carbo play \ˈkär-(ˌ)bō\

Definition of carb

: carbohydrate; also : a high-carbohydrate food usually used in plural

First Known Use of carb

1965

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carb-

combining form
variants: or carbo-

Definition of carb-

: carbon : carbonic : carbonyl : carboxyl
  • carbide
  • carbohydrate

Origin and Etymology of carb-

French, from carbone


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carb

noun \ ˈkärb \
variants: or carbo play \ˈkär-ˌbō\

medical Definition of carb

: carbohydrate; also : a high-carbohydrate food usually used in plural

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