Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun oxidation

1 sense of oxidation

Sense 1
oxidation, oxidization, oxidisation -- (the process of oxidizing; the addition of oxygen to a compound with a loss of electrons; always occurs accompanied by reduction)
       => chemical reaction, reaction -- ((chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others; "there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water")

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