carbon arc


carbon arc
/ˈkabən ak/ (say 'kahbuhn ahk)

noun
an electric arc produced between two carbon electrodes as in an arc light, or between one carbon electrode and metal, as in certain arc welders.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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