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An oxide with each molecule containing one oxygen atom.
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(Elements & Compounds) an oxide that contains one oxygen atom per molecule: carbon monoxide.
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mon•ox•ide(mɒnˈɒk saɪd, məˈnɒk-)
an oxide containing one oxygen atom in each molecule.
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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.
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|Noun||1.||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
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monoxide[mɒˈnɒksaɪd] N (Chem) → monóxido m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n → Monoxid nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
monoxide[mɒˈnɒksaɪd] n → monossido
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