from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To convert into graphite, as by a heating process.
  • transitive verb To coat or impregnate with graphite.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To convert into graphite (either of the two other forms of carbon) by exposure to a very high temperature. Industrially the process is applied to amorphous carbon. See artificial graphite.
  • To cover (the surface of an object) with graphite.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To convert to graphite.
  • verb To coat with graphite.


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From graphite +‎ -ize


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  • To use this latter, remove the "callback" parameter in your URL when you call graphitize ().

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  • When I increase a current through a CNT coated with amorphous carbon, I found the amorphous graphitize to turbostratic stacking (c-plane randomly aligned), and then to well aligned nanotube walls, indicating the temperature is rising with increasing current.

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