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  • noun Plural form of oxide.

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Examples

  • The nitrogen oxides from the plant combustion may have to be scrubbed, but these can be handled.

    Letters to the Editor

  • The nitrogen oxides from the plant combustion may have to be scrubbed, but these can be handled.

    Letters to the Editor

  • The products are commonly referred to as oxides of nitrogen – NO, NO2 and are generally known as NOx.

    Unthreaded #20 « Climate Audit

  • Sherry and I decided to exchange information with the atmospheric sciences community: we went to Berkeley to confer with Professor Harold Johnston, whose work on the impact of the release of nitrogen oxides from the proposed supersonic transport (SST) aircraft on the stratospheric ozone layer was well known to us.

    Mario Molina - Autobiography

  • The oxides are a group of minerals that are compounds of one or more metallic elements combined with oxygen, water, or hydroxyl (OH).

    Composition of rocks

  • For example, 1 gram of a sample gave 1.3410 gram of mixed oxides, which is 0.070 gram in excess of that which would be got with pure tin.

    A Text-book of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.

  • The department's tentative deal with TransAlta Corp. would allow the Canada-based company to control smog-causing nitrogen oxides, which is released when coal is burned, primarily through measures already in place, according to documents obtained Wednesday by The Associated

    The News Tribune - Tacoma - - HOMEPAGE

  • The department's tentative deal with TransAlta Corp. would allow the Canada-based company to control smog-causing nitrogen oxides, which is released when coal is burned, primarily through measures already in place, according to documents obtained Wednesday by The Associated

    The News Tribune - Tacoma - - HOMEPAGE

  • The department's tentative deal with TransAlta Corp. would allow the Canada-based company to control smog-causing nitrogen oxides, which is released when coal is burned, primarily through measures already in place, according to documents obtained Wednesday by The Associated

    The News Tribune Blogs

  • The earth possesses an oxygen rich atmosphere, and even the oldest rocks (according to radiometric dating) contain oxides, which is evidence that they were formed in the presence of oxygen.

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

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