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mon·ox·ide

 (mə-nŏk′sīd′)
n.
An oxide with each molecule containing one oxygen atom.

monoxide

(mɒˈnɒksaɪd)
n
(Elements & Compounds) an oxide that contains one oxygen atom per molecule: carbon monoxide.

mon•ox•ide

(mɒnˈɒk saɪd, məˈnɒk-)

n.
an oxide containing one oxygen atom in each molecule.
[1865–70]

mon·ox·ide

(mə-nŏk′sīd′)
A compound consisting of two elements, one of which is a single oxygen atom. Carbon monoxide, for example, contains a carbon atom bound to a single oxygen atom.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monoxide - an oxide containing just one atom of oxygen in the molecule
carbon monoxide, carbon monoxide gas, CO - an odorless very poisonous gas that is a product of incomplete combustion of carbon
oxide - any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
Translations

monoxide

[mɒˈnɒksaɪd] N (Chem) → monóxido m

monoxide

nMonoxid nt

monoxide

[mɒˈnɒksaɪd] nmonossido
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With temperatures expected to drop even further this week, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is raising awareness of the dangers of burning wood or charcoal indoors or in an enclosed space because of the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning from the gas that is released when these are burnt.
Tribune News Network Doha WITH temperatures expected to drop even further this week, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is raising awareness of the dangers of burning wood or charcoal indoors or in an enclosed space because of the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning from the gas that is released when these are burnt.
With temperatures expected to drop further this week, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has warned about the dangers of burning wood or charcoal indoors, or in an enclosed space, due to the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning from the gas that is released.
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THERE are 50 fatal carbon monoxide (CO) incidents and more than 200 people hospitalised with suspected carbon monoxide poisoning every year in the UK.
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MILLIONS of people remain at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning six months after legislation aimed at protecting private tenants came into effect, it has been claimed.
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