Definition of 'monoxide'
Example sentences containing 'monoxide'
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Carbon monoxide is produced when fossil fuels burn without a good air supply. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We were rushed to hospital, where blood tests confirmed we had carbon monoxide poisoning. The Sun (2016)By law, you must do an annual gas safety check and fit smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)AN expat couple died of carbon monoxide fumes from a faulty boiler. The Sun (2016)THREE makes of carbon monoxide detector have been withdrawn from sale on Amazon and eBay after failing a series of safety tests. The Sun (2016)Keep your home safe with a free carbon monoxide alarm. The Sun (2015)Two other people who had been inside were taken to hospital with suspected carbon monoxide poisoning. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They are thought to have inhaled carbon monoxide from the engines. The Sun (2014)Carbon monoxide fumes were thought to have seeped in up a short staircase. The Sun (2010)This includes homes where tenants are exposed to asbestos or face the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning. The Sun (2013)Smoking affects the heart by the action of nicotine and carbon monoxide. Coping with Angina (1990)Suicide resulting from breathing car exhaust fumes results from carbon monoxide poisoning. Lower Your Blood Pressure in 4 Easy Stages (1989)Detectives were examining whether the deaths might be linked to carbon monoxide poisoning. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It needed four drivers to control it and filled with carbon monoxide fumes so quickly that they had to wear gas masks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They died from smoke inhalation and carbon monoxide poisoning, the hearing was told. The Sun (2016) Carbon monoxide detectors are also required for solid fuel burners, such as coal. The Sun (2015)Protect your family from smoke, fire and carbon monoxide poisoning in the home. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A newlywed husband found his wife and parents unconscious from carbon monoxide fumes. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Carbon monoxide poisoning was diagnosed. Times, Sunday Times (2006)What's particularly painful is that something as small as a carbon monoxide alarm would have meant my brother would still be here today. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If the smoke alarm detects carbon monoxide, it tells the thermostat and the thermostat shuts off the boiler and sends out an alert. Times, Sunday Times (2014)JUST one in three homes have a carbon monoxide alarm, according to a new study. The Sun (2011)The fire service said: 'Luckily they had a carbon monoxide alarm and could get help. The Sun (2014)She mourns his suicide, begging his proud image: what were you thinking in the monoxide fumes? Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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