Definición de particulate en inglés:

particulate

Silabificación: par·tic·u·late
Pronunciación: /pärˈtikyəlit, -ˌlāt
 
 
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adjetivo

  • Of, relating to, or in the form of minute separate particles: particulate pollution
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • A pond has far more organic particulate matter (small separate particles) than a chemically maintained swimming pool.
    • City traffic is a significant source of pollutants such as sulphur dioxide, particulate matter, benzene, and carbon monoxide.
    • Zinc oxide is a common, biologically active constituent of particulate air pollution as well as a workplace toxin.

sustantivo

(particulates) Volver al principio  
  • Matter in particulate form.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The disadvantage is higher levels of NOX [nitrous oxides] and particulates.
    • The rail companies will use the grant to retrofit 10 switcher locomotives in the valley to reduce emissions of nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide and diesel particulates.
    • The resulting harmful gases include carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide, particulates and excess water vapor.

Origen

late 19th century: from Latin particula 'particle' + -ate2.

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