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OTHER WORDS FROM oxideox·id·ic [ok-sid-ik], /ɒkˈsɪd ɪk/, adjective
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Nitrogen oxide gases produced by traffic are a powerful precursor to cities’ elevated ozone levels, which can damage the lungs and trigger respiratory ailments.What the pandemic can teach us about ways to reduce air pollution|Carolyn Gramling|January 4, 2021|Science News
Current sachets use a few layers of plastic for strength and one of aluminum oxide, to provide a barrier against the liquid oozing out.Graphene gets real: Meet the entrepreneurs bringing the wonder substance to market|David Meyer|December 13, 2020|Fortune
D’Arcy notes that one group has combined bricks with metal oxide nanoparticles to help filter pollution out of the air, and another has created bricks that can conduct electricity by incorporating electrodes made from carbon nanomaterials.Scientists Found a Way to Turn Bricks Into Batteries|Edd Gent|August 17, 2020|Singularity Hub
The researchers found that the peak drop occurred in April, when globally averaged CO2 emissions and nitrogen oxides fell by roughly 30 percent from baseline, mostly due to reduced driving.Emissions dropped during the COVID-19 pandemic. The climate impact won’t last|Jonathan Lambert|August 7, 2020|Science News
The pair then isolated two bacterial species that, when present together, generate manganese oxide.Scientists stumbled across the first known manganese-fueled bacteria|Carolyn Beans|July 21, 2020|Science News
Nitric oxide helps to promote the flow of oxygen, so it may improve your endurance and fight fatigue during your sweat session.6 Healthy Foods to Fight the Flu, Beat Stress and More|DailyBurn|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Campbell is quoted saying “Nitrous oxide can explode on its own.”Branson’s Galactic Obstacles: Tom Bower Puts a Damper on Virgin’s Space Flight Dreams|Clive Irving|January 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nitrous oxide, otherwise known as laughing gas, gives one an exhilarating feeling while operating as an anesthetic.Gina Gershon’s Trip to Heaven in the Dentist’s Chair|Gina Gershon|October 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Tragic indeed are those whip-it rumors about Demi Moore, for the allure of nitrous oxide is hardly a mystery to me.
The zirconium alloy will react with water to produce hydrogen and oxide, but it also produces heat that has to be removed.
Reddish and yellowish sandy clay, coloured by oxide of iron, and used as pigments by the natives.
Blew in two faces & got good looking ore seamed with a black incrustation, oxide of something, but what could not determine.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
The properties of ammoniacal solutions of silver oxide are in entire agreement with this conception.
It is, in fact, on account of this property, that potassium oxide is decomposed by water.
The oxide, K2O, is decomposed by neutralizing hydrogen ions formed by the primary ionization of water.