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carbon dioxide

noun [U]  /ˈkɑr·bən dɑɪˈɑk·sɑɪd/
biology the gas produced when animal or vegetable matter is burned, or when animals breathe out
Translations of “carbon dioxide”
in Korean 이산화탄소…
in Arabic ثاني أكسيد الكَربون…
in Portuguese dióxido de carbono…
in Catalan diòxid de carboni…
in Japanese 二酸化炭素…
in Italian diossido di carbonio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 二氧化碳…
in Russian углекислый газ…
in Turkish karbondioksit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二氧化碳…
in Polish dwutlenek węgla…
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