noun. ['ˈoʊˌzoʊn'] a colorless gas (O3) soluble in alkalis and cold water; a strong oxidizing agent; can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere (where it acts as a screen for ultraviolet radiation).
- atomic number 8
- leaded gasoline
- unleaded gasoline
- Ozon (German)
- ὄζον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Ozone
How do you pronounce ozone?
Pronounce ozone as ˈoʊˌzoʊn.
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Sentences with ozone
1. Noun, singular or mass
Attach a hose to the ozone generator, and run the hose into the open vent.
Quotes about ozone
1. We're looking at Earth science, observing our planet. Also space science, looking at the ozone in the atmosphere around our Earth. Also looking at life science. And on a human level, using ourselves as test subjects.
- Laurel Clark
2. The way I see it is that love can put an end to this bureaucracy people go through in their relationships. But it can't blind you to the fact that maybe there are bombs, there are problems and the ozone layer is depleting.
- Adrienne Shelly