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carbon black

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Any of various finely divided forms of carbon derived from the incomplete combustion of natural gas or petroleum oil and used to reinforce rubber and as an ingredient in inks, paints, crayons, and polishes.

carbon black

n
(Elements & Compounds) a black finely divided form of amorphous carbon produced by incomplete combustion of natural gas or petroleum: used to reinforce rubber and in the manufacture of pigments and ink

car′bon black`


n.
any of various finely divided forms of amorphous carbon, used in pigments, in the manufacture of rubber products, and as clarifying or filtering agents.
[1885–90]
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Noun1.carbon black - a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and inkcarbon black - a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
atomic number 6, carbon, C - an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
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The seven volumes are hand written on calfskin vellum, the script is written using hand-cut goose, turkey and swan quills, and the ink is hand-ground lamp black from 19th-century Chinese ink sticks.
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Hydrocarbon gas has the ability to replace fossil fuels and thus it can have a number of applications in our energy deficient country such as, the greatest amounts of hydrocarbons are used as fuel for combustion, particularly in heating applications; it can power generators so the shortage of electricity can also be met; hydrocarbon gas may be burned directly in gas engines; it is also a readily available fuel, familiar to everyone in the form of the pocket lighter; this gas is used for artificial ripening of fruit; it makes poisonous mustard gas that is used as war gas; lower alkenes are used as illuminants; they are used for producing lamp black.
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Through system diagrams, the brochure reviews the three ways that carbon black particles for tinting applications are manufactured: the Furnace Black Process, the Degussa Gas Black Process and the Lamp Black Process.
In addition, lamp black was included, a low surface area carbon black with very high purity and excellent processing properties.
Other classified names for carbon black are acetylene black, channel black, furnace black, lamp black, thermal black, and noir de carbone.
As the encroaching Church of England came to be the religion of Britain, so the centuries of limewash were layered up to 27 times on top of the paintings rendered in earth colours - red ochre, iron oxide and lamp black soot.
Warm harmonious colour decorates the setting for Matilda sitting quietly in her room, whilst Hans, a creature of the night, is pictured in the backyard banging dustbin lids, on a frame of monochrome blocks ranging from ash grey to lamp black.
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resembled the aftermath of a spewing volcano, lamp black, goose-bumped and massive.
To correct this problem, adjust the die as follows: Use lamp black or candle soot to blacken the neck and shoulder of a case fired in the rifle.