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Subject: Cooperage, Soil science, Implement
Subject: Distillation
Afrikaans: verseep
Xhosa: ukuba yisepha
Subject: Viticulture
Afrikaans: sink
Xhosa: izink
Subject: Distillation, Equipment
Afrikaans: voorverwarmer
Xhosa: isiqalo bushushu
English - imfuno yomongo-moya webhayoloji
English: biochemical oxygen demand
noun
Subject: Waste and waste management
the amount of oxygen required by aerobic microorganisms to decompose the organic matter in a sample of water, such as that polluted by sewage. It is used as a measure of the degree of water pollution.
Synonyms: biological oxygen demand
Afrikaans: biochemiese suurstofbehoefte
selfstandige naamwoord
Onderwerp: Afval en afvalbestuur
die hoeveelheid suurstof wat deur aerobiese mikroörganismes benodig word om die organiese materiaal in 'n watermonster te ontbind, soos in dié wat deur rioolvuil besoedel is. Dit word gebruik as 'n maatstaf van water se graad van besoedeling.
Sinonieme: biologiese suurstofbehoefte