carbon monoxide gas


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Noun1.carbon monoxide gas - an odorless very poisonous gas that is a product of incomplete combustion of carboncarbon monoxide gas - an odorless very poisonous gas that is a product of incomplete combustion of carbon
monoxide - an oxide containing just one atom of oxygen in the molecule
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Poorly operating or damaged heating units can release carbon monoxide gas.
When charcoal burns, it releases carbon monoxide gas.
He said, "When charcoal burns, it releases carbon monoxide gas.
Carbon monoxide gas (abbreviated CO) is entirely odorless; therefore, it is unlikely that the burning smell you have noticed indicates that kind of problem.
The investigation in many cases of suffocation for those locked up in the cars revealed that poisonous carbon monoxide gas inhaled was a result of combustion of organic materials like timber, plastic or petroleum products.
The report also added that an order for carbon monoxide gas detectors was placed.
Burning charcoal, running cars and the smoke from cigarettes also produce carbon monoxide gas.
Using ALMA's remarkable sensitivity and resolution, the astronomers made the most detailed measurements ever of the motion of carbon monoxide gas in the galaxy's narrow eyelid features.
They used the Atacama Large Millimeter Array telescope in northern Chile to detect very low levels of carbon monoxide gas around the star, in amounts that are consistent with the comets in our own solar system.
Carbon monoxide gas is freezing onto tiny dust grains orbiting the stellar duo.
DAVID Cameron will come under pressure this week to do more to prevent British tourists being killed by carbon monoxide gas.
The man in his 20s, was working in a manhole, when he was overcome by carbon monoxide gas fumes.