Share this entry

Share this page

biochar

División en sílabas: bi·o·char
Pronunciación: /ˈbīōˌCHär
 
/

Definición de biochar en inglés:

sustantivo

Charcoal produced from plant matter and stored in the soil as a means of removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
Example sentences
  • Three activities - no-till agriculture, biochar and more intensified livestock farming with reduced methane emissions - are likely to benefit from increased funding.
  • From there, you can try to develop carbon abatement schemes (like planting trees and using biochar).
  • But turn the trash into biochar and experts say harmful carbon dioxides are sealed in, not released into the atmosphere.

Origen

1990s: blend of biomass and charcoal.

Definición de biochar en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure