Share this entry

oxygen
American English: /ˈɑksədʒən/
British English: /ˈɒksɪdʒ(ə)n/

Translation of oxygen in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (before noun) oxygen bottle
    tanque (masculine) or botella (feminine) de oxígeno
    Example sentences
    • Energy is generated by the reaction of hydrogen and oxygen across a catalytic membrane.
    • Solar panels power an electrolyser that separates water into hydrogen and oxygen.
    • In addition, the very reactive singlet oxygen can be generated by an input of energy.

Definition of oxygen in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

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

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day mecate
    Pronunciation:
    m
    string …
    Cultural fact of the day

    Opus Dei

    Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.