Definition of carbon sequestration in English:

carbon sequestration

Line breaks: car¦bon se¦ques|tra¦tion

noun

[mass noun]
  • A natural or artificial process by which carbon dioxide is removed from the atmosphere and held in solid or liquid form.
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    • Chris is interested in documenting what the potential is for carbon sequestration.
    • The concept of "clean burn" should not be extended to include carbon sequestration.
    • The same approach should apply to research on new low-carbon or non-carbon energies or carbon sequestration.

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