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Synonyms for carbonous

relating to or consisting of or yielding carbon

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Among those carbonous fillers, CB is most commonly used because of its low cost and industrial availability.
Layer 3: light-brown layer of marlaceous clay, with many small limestone blocks, numerous scattered carbonous particles, and ceramic materials characteristic of the Early Chalcolithic of Estremadura.
2] from combustion of kerogen will be introduced to carbonous C[O.
The A seam is approximately 45-ft thick; the C seam, lying below the hard carbonous clay-parting that separates the two, is approximately 60-70 ft thick.
It reeks of carbonous toast crumbs left behind after breakfast, of the kind of bright decor that hides a congenital blindness to what is real.