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What Is Oxygen Used For?

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Oxygen is an important element of the periodic table and it is used for various purposes. Firstly, it is used as oxy-acetylene for welding purposes. It is used in artificial breathing systems in the hospitals. Oxygen is also used in making methanol and ethane oxides. In addition, various chemical compounds are used by using oxygen. It is also used is rocket fuel oxidants. Oxygen is commonly used in the steel manufacturing. It is used by the living organisms to breath and oxidation of food. Moreover, ozone layer is made up of oxygen which protects the earth from the ultraviolet radiations of the sun.
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Oxygen is used for various purposes but the major use of oxygen is for the living things. Basically all of the living things need oxygen to breath. Oxygen is also used for metallurgy, rocketry, chemical synthesis and medicines. Oxygen is also used for making various other products like it is used in the processing of iron ore. Oxygen is also used for welding and cutting purposes. It is used as an oxidizing agent in missiles and rockets. All of the hydrocarbons use oxygen and it is also present in organic compounds. Sewage plants and water purification plants use oxygen. Moreover, oxygen is also used in the artificial breathing apparatus in hospitals.
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Oxygen is a gas to help living things to breath.Oxygen was discovered in 1774 AD  by Priestley
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Oxygen is used for breathing and if there was no such thing as oxygen there would be no such thing as humans and animals.
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Oxygen is the gas which we breathe, we need it for respiration. Trees produce oxygen and absorb carbon dioxide. We breathe out carbon dioxide when we breathe in oxygen
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Oxygen is important to all living things such as our selves, animals and plants, without it we will all die.
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Oxygen is used for you me and other living things.
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That's what im saying because so meany people have so meany diff ways that they think that oxygen is used for ...
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Is very important to have oxygen ,because with out oxygen he would not live or breath and many animals and people would no live for many time.

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