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oxygen noun

ADJ. pure | liquid | atmospheric

VERB + OXYGEN carry, contain the blood which carries oxygen to the brain | absorb, breathe, consume, take in, use up | generate, produce, release After dark the plants stop producing oxygen. | administer, give sb | get, receive The patient didn't seem to be getting enough oxygen. | deprive sb/sth of, starve sb/sth of There was a risk the brain might be starved of oxygen.

OXYGEN + NOUN atom | level, supply | mask

PHRASES a lack of oxygen, a supply of oxygen