carbonous

adjective

car·​bon·​ous
ˈkärbənəs,
ˈkȧb-
1
: derived from, containing, or resembling carbon
2
: brittle and dark or almost black in color

Word History

Etymology

carbon entry 1 + -ous

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“Carbonous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbonous. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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