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  • n. carbon dioxide

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. carbonic acid or carbon dioxide; -- so called by Dr. Black because it can be absorbed or fixed by strong bases. See Carbonic acid, under Carbonic.


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