Translation of acetylene in Spanish:


acetileno, n.

Pronunciation /əˈsɛd(ə)lˌin/ /əˈsɛd(ə)lən/ /əˈsɛtɪliːn/


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    acetileno masculine
    acetylene torch soplete oxiacetilénico
    • Observers have long known that Titan's atmosphere contains methane, ethane, acetylene and many other hydrocarbon compounds.
    • A delicate 24-hour cooling operation saw roads and houses cordoned off as the emergency services tried to prevent the acetylene, propane and oxygen cylinders from exploding in Thornton Heath.
    • Acrylonitrile is another product of acetylene, formed in a reaction with hydrogen cyanide.
    • To transport gaseous substances such as propane or acetylene economically, they must be compressed greatly to fit into containers of a reasonable size.
    • We use the heat produced by the burning of acetylene in the flame of the oxyacetylene torch to make welds.