1. nitrogen-bearing

adjective. of or relating to or containing nitrogen.

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Words that Rhyme with Nitrogen Oxide

  • superoxide
  • peroxide
  • dioxide
  • dockside

Example sentences of the word nitrogen-oxide


1. Noun Phrase
Leaf incineration also emits gases that help to form nitrogen oxide, a main element of smog.

2. Noun Phrase
Photochemical smog is a type of air pollution caused by nitrogen oxide, hydrocarbons and sunlight 3.

3. Noun Phrase
Soil can be contaminated by air pollution when precipitation deposits acidic compounds such as sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide.

4. Noun Phrase
The danger to humans comes from the pollutants, including nitrogen oxides and sulphur dioxides that cause acid rain.

2. nitrogen

noun. ['ˈnaɪtrədʒən'] a common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues.

Synonyms

  • element
  • air
  • chemical element
  • atomic number 7
  • N
  • liquid nitrogen
  • azote

Antonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • unleaded gasoline
  • defend
  • software

Etymology

  • nitrogène (French)

3. oxide

noun. ['ˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical.

Synonyms

  • zirconium dioxide
  • nitrogen oxide
  • sulphur oxide
  • unslaked lime
  • minium
  • tetroxide
  • silica
  • flowers of zinc
  • philosophers' wool
  • ferric oxide
  • monoxide
  • copper oxide
  • titanium dioxide
  • sulfur oxide
  • calx
  • burnt lime
  • trioxide
  • calcium oxide
  • titanic oxide
  • chemical compound
  • titanium oxide
  • silicon dioxide
  • philosopher's wool
  • peroxide
  • pentoxide
  • lime
  • titania
  • dioxide
  • red lead
  • calcined lime
  • zinc oxide
  • superoxide
  • compound
  • silicon oxide
  • zirconium oxide
  • quicklime
  • fluxing lime

Antonyms

  • rough
  • smooth
  • simple
  • decrease
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