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graph·ite

(graf'īt),
A crystallizable soft black form of carbon.
Synonym(s): black lead, plumbago

graph·ite

(graf'īt)
A crystallizable soft black form of carbon.
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Back on the wards, there were dressings to change, patients to feed, and stoves to be stoked and blackleaded. For her, as for the other volunteers, few of whom had been used to hard labour of any kind, the suffering and stoicism of the French soldiers inspired total commitment.
The time covered is August 1894 to October 1905, during which Peck spent seven years in all with the Inuit near the Scottish whaling station at Uumanarjuaq (Blacklead Island) in Tinijjuarvik.
C'est surtout en 1894, apres que les reverends Peck et Parker installent la premiere mission permanente sur l'ile de Uummanarjuaq (Blacklead), que les idees chretiennes circulent dans tout le Sud-Baffin puis dans les regions plus septentrionales.
ADEL is the pioneer and leader of the Turkish writing instruments industry, producing wood-cased blacklead, colour and copying pencils, ballpoint pens, fibre pens, oil pastels, wax crayons, finger paints, modeling clay, gouache, watercolours, erasers and mechanical pencils, liquid ink pens and fine leads.