titanium carbide

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titanium carbide

[tī′tā·nē·əm ′kär‚bīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
TiC Very hard gray crystals insoluble in water, soluble in nitric acid and aqua regia, melts at about 3140°C; used in cermets, arc-melting electrodes, and tungsten-carbide tools.