ditungsten carbide

ditungsten carbide

[¦dī‚təŋ·stən ′kär‚bīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
W2C A gray powder having hardness approaching that of diamond; forms hexagonal crystals with specific gravity 17.2; melting point 2850°C.
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