Translation of "carbon" - English-French dictionary



an element occurring as diamond and graphite and also in coal etc.

carbon copy

a copy of writing or typing made by means of carbon paper.

carbon dioxide /daiˈoksaid/

a gas present in the air, breathed out by man and other animals.

gaz carbonique
carbon monoxide /məˈnoksaid/

a colourless, very poisonous gas which has no smell

oxyde de carbone
Carbon monoxide is given off by car engines.
carbon paper

a type of paper coated with carbon etc which makes a copy when placed between the sheets being written or typed.

papier carbone

(Translation of “carbon” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)