Meaning of MONOXIDE in English

MONOXIDE

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

carbon monoxide

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

carbon

Cigarettes increase the carbon monoxide level in the blood.

This surface reaction of oxygen and carbon releases carbon monoxide which migrates outward and upon encountering oxygen burns to carbon dioxide.

An average car emits five lungfuls of poisonous carbon monoxide gas per mile. Carbon monoxide is also a powerful greenhouse gas.

The water vapor can then be cycled by reacting it with carbon monoxide to make carbon dioxide and hydrogen.

The end product contains mainly carbon monoxide and hydrogen from the gasification step plus a little methane from the carbonisation.

Likewise, on Mars carbon monoxide is easy to make but is not necessarily the optimum fuel.

The products of coal gasification include carbon monoxide , carbon dioxide, hydrogen, methane and nitrogen.

The detectors do warn about life-threatening levels of carbon monoxide .

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

carbon monoxide

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Carbon monoxide is also a powerful greenhouse gas.

Hauserman said a First Alert detector sounded in his office, where the only source of carbon monoxide is the nearby interstate.

The air in El Paso is arguably the dirtiest in Texas, violating federal standards for ozone, carbon monoxide and particulates.

The converter had worked so effectively that he suffered only mild carbon monoxide poisoning.

The inquest was told that Mr Jeffrey, who was from Stroud, had died from carbon monoxide poisoning.

The new standards cut emissions of carbon monoxide , nitrogen oxides, gaseous hydrocarbons and particulate matter.

The safety mattress also produced only half as much carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide.

This same basic cycle could also operate on the interconversion of carbon dioxide into carbon monoxide plus oxygen.

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