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carbonaceous

[kahr-buh-ney-shuh s] /ˌkɑr bəˈneɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, like, or containing carbon.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; carbon + -aceous
Related forms
subcarbonaceous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for subcarbonaceous

carbonaceous

/ˌkɑːbəˈneɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, resembling, or containing carbon
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