Synonyms

1. carbon-14_dating

noun. a chemical analysis used to determine the age of organic materials based on their content of the radioisotope carbon-14; believed to be reliable up to 40,000 years.

Synonyms

  • dating
  • geological dating
  • carbon dating

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Words that Rhyme with Carbon Dioxide

  • superoxide
  • peroxide
  • dockside

Example sentences of the word carbon-dioxide


1. Noun Phrase
The heart and lungs of the dolphin allow oxygen into the blood and remove carbon dioxide waste.

2. Noun Phrase
Distilled water is often acidic because carbon dioxide in the air easily dissolves in the water.

3. Noun Phrase
Opening a can of coke allows the compressed carbon dioxide to form bubbles and escape into the air.

4. Noun Phrase
Inorganic combustion does not produce carbon dioxide or water.

2. dioxide

noun. ['daɪˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] an oxide containing two atoms of oxygen in the molecule.

Synonyms

  • carbonic acid gas
  • chlorine dioxide
  • nitrogen dioxide
  • sulphur dioxide
  • carbon dioxide
  • oxide
  • sulfur dioxide

Etymology

  • di- (English)
  • δία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • oxide (English)

3. carbon

noun. ['ˈkɑːrbən'] an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds.

Synonyms

  • fossil oil
  • limestone
  • crude
  • fullerene
  • crock
  • wood coal
  • carbon black
  • element
  • oil
  • chemical element
  • lampblack
  • plumbago
  • radiocarbon
  • crude oil
  • charcoal
  • activated carbon
  • atomic number 6
  • diamond
  • black lead
  • soot
  • activated charcoal
  • graphite
  • coal
  • C
  • char
  • smut
  • adamant
  • carbon 14
  • petroleum

Antonyms

  • analyzed
  • refined
  • clean
  • software

Etymology

  • carbo (Latin)

4. carbon

noun. ['ˈkɑːrbən'] a copy made with carbon paper.

Synonyms

  • carbon copy

Antonyms

  • conditional
  • late

Etymology

  • carbo (Latin)

5. carbon

noun. ['ˈkɑːrbən'] a thin paper coated on one side with a dark waxy substance (often containing carbon); used to transfer characters from the original to an under sheet of paper.

Synonyms

  • carbon paper

Antonyms

  • curse
  • uncover

Etymology

  • carbo (Latin)
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