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hydrogen
American English: /ˈhaɪdrədʒən/
British English: /ˈhʌɪdrədʒ(ə)n/

Translation of hydrogen in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • hydrogen ion
    hidrogenión (masculine)
    ión (masculine) (de) hidrógeno
    hydrogen sulphide/cyanide
    ácido (masculine) sulfhídrico/cianhídrico
    Example sentences
    • We know that the Moon is low on certain chemicals such as hydrogen and carbon.
    • Chemically, oil is made up of chains of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen called fatty acid.
    • It was a very dry world, almost no water, and not much carbon, hydrogen or oxygen either.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.