There are 2 main translations of carbon dioxide in isiZulu

: carbon dioxide1carbon dioxide2

carbon dioxide1

isikhutha

noun

science

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    isikhutha
    ‘Plants use carbon dioxide to make their own food’ Izitshalo zisebenzisa isikhutha ukwenza ukudla kwazo
    ‘We breathe in air that is full of oxygen and we breathe out air that is full of carbon dioxide’ Sihogela umoya ogcwele i-oksijini bese sikhipha ngaphandle umoya ogcwele isikhutha
    • a colourless gas we breathe out, which is present in the air, used by plants during photosynthesis and used by us in fizzy drinks, fridges, fire extinguishers, etc.

There are 2 main translations of carbon dioxide in isiZulu

: carbon dioxide1carbon dioxide2

carbon dioxide2

ikhabonidayoksayidi

noun

  • 1

    ikhabonidayoksayidi
    ‘Carbon dioxide levels from burning fossil fuels are rising rapidly’ Amazinga ekhabonidayoksayidi amalahle, u-oyili negesi lomhlaba okubaselwe akhuphuka masisha


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Carbon dioxide

Umoya ongcolile

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