Definitions for oxidationˌɒk sɪˈdeɪ ʃən; -dəˈzeɪ ʃən

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  1. oxidation, oxidization, oxidisation(noun)

    the process of oxidizing; the addition of oxygen to a compound with a loss of electrons; always occurs accompanied by reduction


  1. oxidation(Noun)

    The combination of a substance with oxygen.

  2. oxidation(Noun)

    A reaction in which the atoms of an element lose electrons and the valence of the element increases.

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