carbonic acid gas


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carbonic acid gas

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Noun1.carbonic acid gas - a heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances; absorbed from the air by plants in photosynthesis
blackdamp, chokedamp - the atmosphere in a mine following an explosion; high in carbon dioxide and incapable of supporting life
dioxide - an oxide containing two atoms of oxygen in the molecule
greenhouse emission, greenhouse gas - a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation
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Bubbles of carbonic acid gas will rise to the surface and burst, and make rings two or three feet wide.
Recovered CO2 from Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation's Mizushima Plant used to produce liquefied carbonic acid gas
The results showed that these waters are highly-charged with carbonic acid gas.