carbonize carbonize  /ˈkɑr bə ˌnaɪz/


  1. (v) unite with carbon
  2. (v) turn into carbon, as by burning


  1. Greens support alternative energy, like wind or solar, because it helps de-carbonize our energy supply and reduce pollution.
  2. Punctured fuel tanks usually burn and carbonize a lot of the car and melt a lot of the plastics.
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