Car"bu*ret (?), n. [From Carbon.] Chem.

A carbide. See Carbide



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Car"bu*ret, v. t. [imp & p. p. Carbureted or Carburetted (); p. pr. & vb. n. Carbureting or Carburetting.]

To combine or to impregnate with carbon, as by passing through or over a liquid hydrocarbon; to carbonize or carburize.

By carbureting the gas you may use poorer coal. Knight.


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