Definition of silicon carbide in English:
A hard refractory crystalline compound of silicon and carbon; carborundum.
- A compound known as silicon carbide, also known as carborundum, is one of the hardest substances known.
- In what may be the most important chemical discovery since silicon itself, Toyota researchers have found a way to create uniform crystals with silicon and carbon, silicon carbide.
- The most common abrasives include aluminum oxide and silicon carbide.
Definition of silicon carbide in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia