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ˈkɑr bəˌnaɪzcar·bonize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. carbonize, carbonise, carburize, carburiseverb

    unite with carbon

    "carburize metal"

  2. carbonize, carboniseverb

    turn into carbon, as by burning

    "carbonize coal"


  1. carbonizeverb

    To turn something to carbon, especially by heating it; to scorch or blacken.

  2. carbonizeverb

    To react something with carbon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Carbonizeverb

    to convert (an animal or vegetable substance) into a residue of carbon by the action of fire or some corrosive agent; to char

    Etymology: [Cf. F. carboniser.]

  2. Carbonizeverb

    to impregnate or combine with carbon, as in making steel by cementation

    Etymology: [Cf. F. carboniser.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carbonize in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carbonize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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