A salt of the anion CO32−, typically formed by reaction of carbon dioxide with bases.
- The reaction with carbonates gives the nitrate salt, water, and carbon dioxide.
- In natural water systems, many common minerals are formed by anion substitution-precipitation reactions, among them carbonates, phosphates, and the sulfate-containing rocks.
- Pore waters also sensitively record the occurrence of other reactions, such as the dissolution, precipitation, and recrystallization of phosphates, carbonates, and sulphides, during early diagenesis.
1Dissolve carbon dioxide in (a liquid).
- Some bottled water is carbonated and is called sparkling water.
- On the other hand, carbonated soda water probably doesn't have anything that should be a problem for a bodybuilder.
- He's a particular fan of San Pellegrino, the naturally carbonated water from northern Italy.
1.1 Chemistry Convert into a carbonate, typically by reaction with carbon dioxide.
- That allows atmospheric carbon dioxide to infiltrate the weak paste and deeply carbonate the calcium hydroxide and other cement hydrates present.
- The reaction is very slow: the surface will become carbonated within a few days.
- Where the lime has become carbonated, there may be no immediately obvious change in appearance.
- Example sentences
- These beverages contain caffeine, alcohol and carbonation, which cause excess urine production or decreased voluntary fluid intake.
- People with incontinence should also avoid too many drinks containing alcohol, caffeine or carbonation, and they should limit their liquid intake to two liters of fluid daily.
- Cool beverages like juice can be soothing; avoid carbonated or citrus drinks, however, because carbonation and citric acid can be painful on raw areas.
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