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(Elements & Compounds) the clear pale blue liquid state of oxygen produced by liquefying air and allowing the nitrogen to evaporate: used in rocket fuels. Also called: lox
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a clear, pale blue liquid obtained by compressing oxygen and then cooling it below its boiling point. Also called LOX.
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|Noun||1.||liquid oxygen - a bluish translucent magnetic liquid obtained by compressing gaseous oxygen and then cooling it below its boiling point; used as an oxidizer in rocket propellants|
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