blacklead
noun Date: 1580 chiefly British graphite 1

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  • Blacklead — may refer to:* Graphite, also known as blacklead * Blacklead Island, Nunavut, Canada …   Wikipedia

  • Blacklead — Black lead , black lead lack lead, v. t. To coat or to polish with black lead (graphite). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blacklead — black lead (lĕd) n. See graphite. * * * …   Universalium

  • Blacklead — Наносить графитовое покрытие, графитировать …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • blacklead — v. cover with black lead, cover with graphite …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blacklead — noun another term for graphite. verb polish (metal, especially cast iron) with graphite …   English new terms dictionary

  • blacklead — n. & v. n. graphite. v.tr. polish with graphite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blacklead Island — Infobox Islands name = Blacklead Island image caption = image size = locator map custom = native name = native name link = Inuktikut nickname = location = Northern Canada coordinates = coord|64|59|0|N|66|11|0|W|display=inline,title archipelago =… …   Wikipedia

  • black-lead — Blacklead Black lead , black lead lack lead, v. t. To coat or to polish with black lead (graphite). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Graphite — For other uses, see Graphite (disambiguation). Graphite Graphite specimen General Category Native element mineral …   Wikipedia

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