Definition of graphite

Definition of graphite
  1. graphite Noun An allotrope of carbon consisting of planes of carbon atoms arranged in hexagonal arrays with the planes stacked loosely that is used as a dry lubricant and in "lead" pencils.
  2. graphite Noun A composite plastic made with graphite fibers noted for light weight strength and stiffness.
  3. graphite Noun A grey colour.
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