Nox


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Nox

(nɒks)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) the Roman goddess of the night. Greek counterpart: Nyx
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Nox - Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
NOx is a product of fuel combustion that contributes to the formation of smog, acid rain, and tropospheric ozone, which is commonly known as bad ozone.
New Delhi [India], Apr 10 (ANI): GE Power India said on Wednesday it has been awarded a Rs 142 crore order by government-owned power utility NTPC for supply and installation of low nitrogen oxide (NOx) combustion system for 10 gigawatts of thermal power plant capacity across the country.
Caustic's whole skillset revolves around his unique poison gas called Nox. Upon triggering a gas trap or throwing his Nox gas grenade ultimate, a large cloud of green smoke will show up.
CEDC reported that its levels of SOx, NOx, PM, and CO averaged 360, 191, 2.8, and 8.
To examine whether oxidative stress, as a downstream pathway, was responsible for the AGE/RAGE-induced EMP release, we examined the roles of NOX and ROS.
NOx is controlled either by installing special burners that produce less NOx.
Department of Justice on EPA's behalf, Nevada Cement made major modifications to its plant that led to significant increased emissions of NOx, without first obtaining a permit required by the Clean Air Act, and without installing necessary pollution control equipment.
The study, published in the journal Nature, found that diesel vehicles around the world produced 4.5 million tons more NOX than they should do under international emission standards.
This combination of technologies will improve NOx reduction performance of a unit while providing operational flexibility.