Carbide
Carbide Car"bide, n. [Carbon + -ide.] (Chem.) A binary compound of carbon with some other element or radical, in which the carbon plays the part of a negative; -- formerly termed {carburet}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Carbide —   [lateinisch], Singular Carbid das, (e)s, chemische Verbindungen von Elementen mit Kohlenstoff; sie werden allgemeinen in die Gruppen der salzartigen, kovalenten und metallischen Carbide unterteilt.   Die salzartigen Carbide sind ionisch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • carbide — [kär′bīd΄] n. [ CARB + IDE] a solid compound of an element, usually a metal, with carbon; esp., calcium carbide …   English World dictionary

  • Carbide — Carbide. См. Карбид. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • carbide — compound formed by combination of carbon and another element, 1848, from carb , comb. form of CARBON (Cf. carbon) + chemical suffix IDE (Cf. ide). The earlier word was carburet …   Etymology dictionary

  • carbide — ► NOUN Chemistry ▪ a compound of carbon with a metal or other element …   English terms dictionary

  • carbide — /kahr buyd, bid/, n. 1. a compound of carbon with a more electropositive element or group. 2. See calcium carbide. 3. a very hard mixture of sintered carbides of various heavy metals, esp. tungsten carbide, used for cutting edges and dies. [1860… …   Universalium

  • Carbide — For the software development tool targeting the Symbian OS, see Carbide.c++. Calcium carbide. In chemistry, a carbide is a compound composed of carbon and a less electronegative element. Carbides can be generally classified by chemical bonding… …   Wikipedia

  • Carbide — Calciumcarbid Carbide sind eine Stoffgruppe binärer chemischer Verbindungen aus einem Element E und Kohlenstoff C mit der allgemeinen Formel ExCy. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • carbide — car•bide [[t]ˈkɑr baɪd, bɪd[/t]] n. 1) chem. a compound of carbon with a more electropositive element or group 2) chem. calcium carbide 3) chem. mel a very hard mixture of sintered carbides of various heavy metals, esp. tungsten carbide, used for …   From formal English to slang

  • carbide — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1865 1. a binary compound of carbon with a more electropositive element; especially calcium carbide 2. a very hard material made of carbon and one or more heavy metals …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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