Translation of "carbon" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (SUBSTANCE) 物质 uk us /ˈkɑː.bən/ US  /ˈkɑːr-/

a simple chemical substance, which exists in its pure form as diamond or graphite , and is an important part of other substances such as coal and oil, as well as being contained in all plants and animals

carbonic uk us adjective specialized

containing carbon


(Translation of “carbon noun (SUBSTANCE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)