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soot
American English: /sʊt/
British English: /sʊt/

Translation of soot in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • covered in soot
    cubierto de hollín
    as black as soot
    Example sentences
    • Diesel particulate matter consists of soot mixed with anything from volatile organic compounds to sulphur and nitrous oxides.
    • What impact, if any, does soot and black carbon from fires have on the glaciers of Kilimanjaro?
    • Very low particulate, soot, and volatile organic emissions are released when it is burned.

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