Portuguese translation of 'oxide'
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'oxide'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
But the research wasn't all a giggle: nitrous oxide was also found to be a useful anaesthetic.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But they would not be remotely shocked that, in a small basement club opposite that drama department, those students relax by inhaling nitrous oxide.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It contains copper and iron oxide and was brought from the copper mines by women who were then often hired to paint the wooden buildings.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It is rare to find somewhere still selling nitrous oxide so openly.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It wasn't a leak of hydrogen that ended the airship era, but a flammable mix of aluminium powder and iron oxide used to paint its hull.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Its reddish colour comes from iron oxide - rust.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The planet's red hue is caused by an abundance of iron oxide (rust!The Sun (2009)
He was accused of being overweight and was seen smoking shisha and inhaling nitrous oxide.The Sun (2016)
His rap sheet includes being snapped passed out drunk on holiday as well as apparently inhaling nitrous oxide.The Sun (2016)
If somebody was asked to design a drug for the Twitter generation, they might have come up with nitrous oxide.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Then there was another muddle involving iron oxide.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It came from the earth as iron oxide, and it's going to go back.The Sun (2008)
Mothers would rush to bring nappies in from the line before they became tainted by the deadly airborne iron oxide.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Once proudly photographed inhaling dangerous nitrous oxide, laughing gas, and shown in a stupor afterwards.The Sun (2015)
THE planet's reddish appearance is due to iron oxide.The Sun (2009)
That rocket was fuelled by burning nitrous oxide with rubber.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The Sun found dozens of used nitrous oxide canisters in a park yards from where Ally collapsed.The Sun (2015)
This American comic is cinematic nitrous oxide - producing enough laughing gas to lift a thousand balloon rides into the sky.The Sun (2015)
Most experiments have suggested that oxygen must be present -- probably in the form of iron oxide dissolved in molten iron.THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
Trends of 'oxide'
In Common Usage. oxide is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
'oxide' in Other Languages
British English: oxide NOUN
An oxide is a compound of oxygen and another chemical element.
The atoms combine to form molecules of iron oxide, or rust.
Translation of oxide from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary