Definition of carbon capture and storage noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

carbon capture and storage

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌkɑːbən ˌkæptʃər ən ˈstɔːrɪdʒ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːrbən ˌkæptʃər ən ˈstɔːrɪdʒ//
 
(also carbon capture and sequestration
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
)
[uncountable]
 
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the process of collecting carbon dioxide produced by burning coal, oil, etc. and other industrial processes, and storing it so that it does not affect the atmosphere see also carbon sequestration