Translation of "carbon" - English-German dictionary



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

der Kohlenstoff
carbon copy

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

der Durchschlag
carbon dioxide /daiˈoksaid/

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

das Kohlendioxyd
carbon monoxide /məˈnoksaid/

a colourless, very poisonous gas which has no smell

das Kohlenmonoxyd
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.

das Kohlepapier

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