Translation of hydrocarbon in Spanish:

hydrocarbon

hidrocarburo, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪdrə(ʊ)ˈkɑːb(ə)n//ˌhaɪdrəˈkɑrbən/

noun

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    hidrocarburo masculine
    • This catalyst is responsible for converting carbon monoxide and the other hydrocarbons into carbon dioxide.
    • Derived chiefly from petroleum and coal tar, aromatic hydrocarbons tend to be reactive.
    • Nitrogen oxides can react with hydrocarbons to yield nitric acid, a primary ingredient in acid rain.
    • The squad checks the autorickshaw for carbon monoxide and hydrocarbon emissions.
    • Biodiesel reduces emissions such as carbon monoxide, unburned hydrocarbons and particulate matter.