What does oxidative mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oxidative(adj)

    taking place in the presence of oxygen

    "oxidative glycolysis"; "oxidative rancidity"


  1. oxidative(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or produced by oxidation.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oxidative in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oxidative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jaime Hart:

    Studies have shown that pollution increases inflammation and oxidative stress, both of which have been linked to increased mortality, those studies weren't done in lung cancer patients, but it is reasonable to think that similar things may be occurring.

  2. Hyon Choi:

    As a major natural antioxidant in the body, uric acid has been estimated to account for more than 50 percent of the antioxidant capacity of plasma, with these potentially neuro-protective properties, uric acid has been hypothesized to protect against oxidative stress, a prominent contributor to dopaminergic neuron degeneration in Parkinson's disease, which may also play an important role in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease.

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