[ bahy-oh-gas ]
/ ˈbaɪ oʊˌgæs /
any gas fuel derived from the decay of organic matter, as the mixture of methane and carbon dioxide produced by the bacterial decomposition of sewage, manure, garbage, or plant crops.
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Examples from the Web for biogas
And the biogas from there is fuel for cooking lunch: another way to keep kids in school.India’s Most Dangerous Meal: The Poisoned-Lunch Disaster|Dilip D’Souza|July 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for biogas
/ (ˈbaɪəʊˌɡæs) /
a gas that is produced by the action of bacteria on organic waste matter: used as a fuel
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Science definitions for biogas
[ bī′ō-găs′ ]
See under biofuel.
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