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  • ग्रेफाइट (graphite) : ग्रेफाइट कार्बन का एक अपरूप है – diamond and amorphous carbon.
  • Graphite is known for its softness and ability to conduct electricity.
  • Graphite uses : dry lubricant (स्नेहक) ; Pencil Lead (पेंसिल लीड) ;
  • Batteries: Graphite is a key component in lithium-ion batteries, where it is used as the anode material due to its ability to store lithium ions.
  • Electrodes: It is used as electrodes in electric arc furnaces for steel production.
  • Nuclear Reactors: Graphite is used as a moderator in nuclear reactors to slow down neutrons and control the nuclear reaction.