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American English: /ˈɑkˌsaɪd/
British English: /ˈɒksʌɪd/

Translation of oxide in Spanish:


uncountable or countable
  • Example sentences
    • Nitrates are formed from reacting nitric acid with metal oxides, hydroxides, or carbonates.
    • Exhaust from the automobile can contain carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxides, which are poisonous gases.
    • It would set new caps for nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide, and mercury.
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