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What is allotropy ? Name two crystalline allotropes of carbon.

What is allotropy ? Name two crystalline allotropes of carbon.

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Gaurav
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7 years ago
Hello Student
Allotropy is the phenomenon of existence of two or more different physical forms of a chemical element.
For example carbon exists in three allotropic forms i.e. diamond, coal and graphite.

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