There are 2 main translations of carbon dioxide in Northern Sotho

: carbon dioxide1carbon dioxide2

carbon dioxide1

khapontaoksaete

noun

science

  • 1

    khapontaoksaete
    ‘Plants use carbon dioxide to make their own food’ Dibjalo di diriša khapontaoksaete go itirela dijo
    ‘We breathe in air that is full of oxygen and we breathe out air that is full of carbon dioxide’ Re hemela moya wo o tletšego oksitšene ka gare gomme ra hemela wo o tletšego ka khapontaoksaete ka ntle
    • a colourless gas we breathe out, which is found 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 Northern Sotho

: carbon dioxide1carbon dioxide2

carbon dioxide2

khapontaoksaete

noun

  • 1

    khapontaoksaete
    ‘Carbon dioxide is used to extinguish fires’ Khapontaoksaete e šomišwa go tima mollo