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It reacts very readily with oxygen by burning smokelessly, with carbon dioxide and water as its byproducts.
Methane (chemical formula CH4) is one of the simplest hydrocarbons, which literally means “containing hydrogen and carbon.”
How the polling firms and the media adjust to new realities also seems to be a rather long arc.
So the plan is for Ken to draw an arc with Dale doing covers, and then Dale does an arc with Ken doing covers.Gail Simone’s Bisexual Catman and the ‘Secret Six’|Rich Goldstein|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A Molotov cocktail tumbled in an arc overhead and erupted briefly in a blaze.
In this position, the line of cavalry formed the chord of the arc described by the river, and occupied by us.
What are a few paltry, lumps of crystallised carbon compared to a galaxy of a million million suns?God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
The sequestered spot, a seat beneath a plane tree, with a lonesome arc-lamp shining full upon it, was occupied.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The carbon dioxid evolved distends the stomach, and its outline can easily be determined by percussion.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Carbon is the largest constituent of plants, and forms, in round numbers, about 50 per cent of their weight when dry.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry|Thomas Anderson
British Dictionary definitions for carbon arc
- an electric arc produced between two carbon electrodes, formerly used as a light source
- (as modifier)carbon-arc light
- an electric arc produced between a carbon electrode and material to be welded
- (as modifier)carbon-arc welding