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ˈkɑr bəncar·bon

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. carbon, C, atomic number 6noun

    an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds

    century, hundred, degree centigrade, light speed, degree Celsius, nose candy, snow, coke, vitamin C, ascorbic acid, carbon paper, deoxycytidine monophosphate, one C, carbon copy, ampere-second, coulomb, speed of light, atomic number 6, blow, cytosine

  2. carbon paper, carbonnoun

    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

    atomic number 6, carbon copy, carbon paper

  3. carbon, carbon copynoun

    a copy made with carbon paper

    atomic number 6, carbon copy, carbon paper

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  1. List of paraphrases for "carbon":

    tetrachloride, carbone, coal, co2

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  1. Jeff Bezos:

    The transportation sector plays a critical role in accelerating our carbon reduction goals.

  2. Paul Fisher:

    As the world increasingly limits carbon emissions and moves to alternative energy sources, investments in fossil fuels and related technologies ... may take a huge hit, there are already a few specific examples of this having happened.

  3. Mike Pedersen:

    I have no doubt that in five years carbon pricing will be prevalent in the Western world.

  4. Michael Ahrens:

    His campaign will only force Democrats into embracing more extreme policies, like a carbon tax, which would kill jobs, raise energy prices and disproportionately hurt working-class Americans.

  5. Stuart Haszeldine:

    If this does not happen, then, logically, all the carbon extracting companies should gradually become defunct.

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