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- adj. Of, relating to, or containing carbon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. relating to, containing, or rich in carbon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or containing carbon.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to or consisting of or yielding carbon
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These ingredients will add nitrogen and trace elements, but they must always be balanced with dry, carbonous vegetation.
But, I suppose, the carbonous acid is still weaker, and is formed by burning carbon in atmospherical air.
a chemical stream at the fire, instead of one of merely water, and carbonous acid, or, as it is commonly called, carbonic acid gas, was generated.