Meaning & Definition of Ozone in English
1. A colorless gas (o3) soluble in alkalis and cold water
- A strong oxidizing agent
- Can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere (where it acts as a screen for ultraviolet radiation)
Examples of using
A few hours after the clouds cleared and the sun came out, and the desert smelled of ozone.