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Introduction: Oxygen

Description of Oxygen

Oxygen: One of the components of air (21%), with atomic symbol O, when combines with hydrogen it forms H2O - water.
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Oxygen: use this term only for elemental or gaseous oxygen (02); for other compounds see OXYGEN COMPOUND.
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Oxygen: An element with atomic symbol O, atomic number 8, and atomic weight 16. It is the most abundant element on earth and essential for respiration.
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Oxygen: Related Topics

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Oxygen: Treatments

Oxygen (treatment): Supply of oxygen to aid respiration...more »

Oxygen (treatment): See Oxygen (treatment information).

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Terms Similar to Oxygen:

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  • Dioxygen

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Broader terms for Oxygen

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The term Oxygen can be used for:

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The description of Oxygen may also be used for the following terms:

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Hierarchical classifications of Oxygen

The following list attempts to classify Oxygen into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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