Lingvanex Tranalator

Translator for

translation app

Lingvanex - your universal translation app

Translator for

Download For Free

Meaning & Definition of Carbon in English





1. An abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond

  • Occurs in all organic compounds
  • carbon,
  • C,
  • atomic number 6

2. A thin paper coated on one side with a dark waxy substance (often containing carbon)

  • Used to transfer characters from the original to an under sheet of paper
  • carbon paper,
  • carbon

3. A copy made with carbon paper

  • carbon,
  • carbon copy

Examples of using

Cast iron is an alloy of iron and carbon.
Hydrogen, carbon, nitrogen, phosphorus, oxygen, sulfur and selenium are nonmetals.
You shouldn't sleep with a coal stove on, because it releases a very toxic gas called carbon monoxide. Sleeping with a coal stove running may result in death.