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carbon dioxide

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌkɑːbəndaɪˈɒksaɪd/
B2 a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, or when carbon is burned (formula CO2)Specific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
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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