Oxidize

To chemically transform a substance by combining it with oxygen. See chemical reaction.

oxidize

Property exhibited in certain minerals that cause them to tarnish, or discolor upon contact with air. Also term used to describe the chemical alteration of one mineral into another mineral through oxidation.
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Oxidize

To combine with oxygen in the air.
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Oxidize

• (v. t.) To combine with oxygen or with more oxygen; to add oxygen to; as, to oxidize nitrous acid so as to form nitric acid. • (v. t.) To combine with oxygen, or subject to the action of oxygen, or of an oxidizing agent. • (v. t.) To subject to the action of oxygen or of an oxidizing agent, so as to bring to a higher grade, as an -...
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oxidize

<chemistry> To combine with oxygen, or subject to the action of oxygen, or of an oxidizing agent. Specifically: ... To combine with oxygen or with more oxygen; to add oxygen to; as, to oxidize nitrous acid so as to form nitric acid. ... To remove hydrogen from (anything), as by the action of oxygen; as, to oxidize alcohol so as to form aldehy...
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oxidize

(ok´sĭ-dīz″) to cause to combine with oxygen or to remove hydrogen.
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Oxidize

Ox'i·dize transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Oxidized ; present participle & verbal noun Oxidizing .] (Chemistry) To combine with oxygen, or subject to the action of oxygen, or of an oxidizing agent. Specifically: (a...
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oxidize

oxidize 1. To convert a substance into an oxide; combine with oxygen. 2. To undergo or cause to undergo oxidation; lose or remove electrons.
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oxidize

To cause oxidation (a chemical reaction that takes place when a substance comes into contact with oxygen or another oxidizing substance).
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oxidize

Type: Term Pronunciation: ok′si-dīz Definitions: 1. To combine or cause an element or radical to combine with oxygen or to lose electrons.
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oxidize

[v] - add oxygen to or combine with oxygen
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