Complete Definition of "oxidation"

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Pronunciation
rhymes|eɪÊÉn

Noun
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  1. The combination of a substance with oxygen.
  2. chemistry A reaction in which the atoms of an element lose electrons and the valence of the element increases.

Antonyms
reduction

Related terms
oxide

Translations
trans-top|combination of a substance with oxygen
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trans-top|a chemical reaction
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ttbc|Italian: ossidazione f
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ttbc|Spanish: oxidación f
ttbc|Swedish: t|sv|oxidation, oxidering
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