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Definition of the noun black lead

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noun

  1. used as a lubricant and as a moderator in nuclear reactors
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • synonyms of black lead: graphite / plumbago
    • more generic terms: atomic number 6 / C / carbon = an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond
    • more specific terms:
      • pencil lead / lead = mixture of graphite with clay in different degrees of hardness
      • pencil = graphite (or a similar substance) used in such a way as to be a medium of communication

Alternative definition of the noun black lead

noun

  1. graphite, one of the allotropes of carbon.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Black lead, when pure, ...

Google previewThe Builder's Dictionary Or Gentleman and Architect's Companion (1734)

Explaining Not Only the Terms of Art in All the Several Parts of Architecture, But Also Containing the Theory and Practice ...

are Red and White Lead, or Ceruse, Yellow and Red Ocres : Several Kinds of Earth, as Umber, Orpiment, Black Lead, Cinnabar, or Vermilion, Gumbtuge, Blue and (areen Ashes, indigo, Bistre, Lamp-Black, Smalt, Ultramarine, and Carmine.

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