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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical.

Usage examples (34)
  • So now it was clear why nitric oxide is such a potent vasorelaxant.
  • A layer of zinc oxide is grown on top of substrate to collect the current.
  • Nitrous oxide is 300 times more potent as a greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide.
  • The few-micron-thick layer of aluminum oxide is the only thing holding an airplane together. for more
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