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English definition of “carbon capture”

carbon capture

noun [U] uk   (also carbon capture and storage, abbreviation CCS) specialized us  
a way of catching the carbon produced when fuel is burned, so that it is not released into the air: We will never be able to combat climate change without carbon capture.Scientific techniquesRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhereEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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