• Positive and Negative Carbons
    Positive and Negative Carbons
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n carbonation saturation with carbon dioxide (as soda water)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Carbon monoxide can kill a person in less than 15 minutes
    • n carbonation The act or process of causing combination with carbonic acid; specifically, a process of defecating beet-, sorghum-, or cane-juice by the addition of milk of lime, and subsequently precipitating the lime as carbonate by leading into the solution a stream of carbonic-acid gas. Also carbonatation.
    • n carbonation In the Leblanc process for the manufacture of carbonate of soda, the treatment with carbon-dioxid gas of the crude liquor obtained by leaching the black ash, or, after evaporation of this crude liquor to dryness, the roasting of the residue, to which sawdust has been added. The object of the process is the conversion of some caustic soda and sodium sulphid present into sodium carbonate.
    • n carbonation In petrography, the union of carbonic acid and a base, or the substitution of carbonic acid for another combined acid, in either case producing carbonates.
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  • Napoleon Hill
    “Character is to man what carbon is to steel.”
  • Napoleon Hill
    “Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.”
  • Mike Adams
    Mike Adams
    “Organic chemistry is the chemistry of carbon compounds. Biochemistry is the study of carbon compounds that crawl.”


In literature:

It is composed of carbon and hydrogen.
"Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet" by Harold Leland Goodwin
At the request of Captain Carboneer, Mulgate climbed to the forward deck of the Florence.
"Within The Enemy's Lines" by Oliver Optic
Can oxygen be anything but oxygen, or carbon anything but carbon?
"The Breath of Life" by John Burroughs
When carbonic acid predominates, the blood is dark red; when oxygen, scarlet.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
The milky look is caused by carbon dioxid, one of the poisons in your breath.
"The Child's Day" by Woods Hutchinson
Such a radiant is found in a carbonic oxide flame, where the radiating body is really hot carbonic acid.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 365, December 30, 1882" by Various
He wanted the ottar of roses and not a rose garden, the diamond and not a mountain of carbon.
"The Last Harvest" by John Burroughs
Ordinary phosphorus is soluble in oil, alcohol, ether, chloroform, and carbon disulphide; insoluble in water.
"Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology" by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
The water of the river Thames contains rather a larger quantity of common air, and a smaller portion of carbonic acid.
"A Treatise on Adulterations of Food, and Culinary Poisons" by Fredrick Accum
When first gathered the nuts may be fumigated with carbon disulphide.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various

In poetry:

The moon, too, abuses her subjects,
But in the daytime she is ridiculous.
Your dissatisfactions, on the other hand,
Arrive through the mailslot with loving regularity,
White and blank, expansive as carbon monoxide.
"The Rival" by Sylvia Plath

In news:

Curiosity's Thermoelectric Generator includes Iridium Alloys and Carbon- Bonded -Carbon Fibers.
The fuel was created by feeding the byproducts of cheese production to yeast, which yields a result that can be made into a biofuel that has a lower carbon footprint than conventional diesel.
Purdue scientists have released a high-resolution map of American per- capita carbon dioxide emissions to
It shows the amount of carbon dioxide produced in 100 square kilometer regions of the United States divided by the number of residents in that area.
In 2004 Matt Johnson paid about $300 for some carbon-fiber-wrapped decorative trim for the inside of his 2000 Audi and was surprised at how poorly it was built and how badly it fit.
A very hard metal made of carbon and one or more heavy metals.
Carbon monoxide is a real threat each autumn.
Carbon monoxide poisoning could be the villain.
A report by the International Energy Agency says carbon dioxide emissions reached all-time highs in 2011, in part because of coal-burning power plants, like this one in the Chicago area.
A new model looks at the relationship between successful economies and carbon footprint.
There's a lot of talk these days about 'reducing your carbon footprint,' like by using an gas-free pushmower to mow your lawn.
The term decarburization simply means the loss of surface carbon from the steels being treated.
Leo Vince KLX450 X3 94- Decibel Enduro Sport Full-Titanium System With Carbon End-CapWhen you spend $899 for an exhaust system, you'd better be getting something that works on all accounts.
According to the press release, the PlantBottle™ is fully recyclable, has a lower reliance on non-renewable resources, and reduces carbon emissions compared with polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic bottles.
An airplane heads away from the Blue Mountain after spraying seed and fertilizer in an operation that helps return greenery to the Carbon County land stripped of plants by fallout from the zinc plant in Palmerton.

In science:

In standard stellar evolutionary theory, the CO core of an intermediate mass star can grow to ∼1.1M⊙ before the carbon ignites.
New Praesepe white dwarfs and the initial mass-final mass relation
Some distant carbon stars in the Galactic halo may derive from the tidal streams of Sgr (Mauron et al. 2005).
The Planetary Nebula population of the Sagittarius Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy
The carbon abundance, which controls the energy output of the nebula and therefore the effective temperature of the central star, is poorly constrained for lack of UV spectra.
The Planetary Nebula population of the Sagittarius Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy
Most optical recombination lines of carbon have mildly accurate fluxes.
The Planetary Nebula population of the Sagittarius Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy
The carbon abundance, based on the C I I recombination line at 4267 ˚A, is uncertain.
The Planetary Nebula population of the Sagittarius Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy