Carbon sink(redirected from carbon well)
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carbon sink[′kär·bən ‚siŋk]
A reservoir that absorbs or takes up atmospheric carbon; for example, a forest or an ocean.
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The carbon reservoirs and conditions that take in and store more carbon (i.e., carbon sequestration) than they release.
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