carbo ligni

noun
car·​bo lig·​ni | \ ¦kär(ˌ)bōˈlig(ˌ)nē, -gˌnī \

Definition of carbo ligni

: charcoal prepared from soft wood and used as an adsorbent

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History and Etymology for carbo ligni

New Latin, literally, charcoal of wood

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“Carbo ligni.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbo%20ligni. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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