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biogas

Syllabification: bi·o·gas
Pronunciation: /ˈbīōˌɡas
 
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Definition of biogas in English:

noun

Gaseous fuel, especially methane, produced by the fermentation of organic matter.
Example sentences
  • But India's government may not have a choice but to keep pushing for the wider use of biogas and other alternative fuels.
  • Across the country, farm manure and kitchen garbage are delivered to biogas plants that produce uniform fertilizer and a methane fuel burned cleanly at power plants.
  • The colossal amount of animal manure produced will be used for generating biogas and as fertiliser.

Words that rhyme with biogas

DonbasVargas • Ofgas

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