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  1. oxidized, oxidisedadjective

    combined with or having undergone a chemical reaction with oxygen

    "the oxidized form of iodine"


  1. oxidizedadjective

    That has reacted with oxygen, or been modified by oxidation


  1. oxidized

    In chemistry, a substance is said to be oxidized if it loses electrons during a chemical reaction. This process is often associated with a gain in oxygen or loss of hydrogen. Oxidation reactions often involve the transfer of electrons from the oxidized substance to another substance known as the oxidizing agent. In general terms, being oxidized also refers to anything that has been combined with oxygen or been subjected to a process involving oxygen.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oxidized in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oxidized in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of oxidized in a Sentence

  1. Jenna Stangland:

    It doesn't necessarily increase our HDL, or our good cholesterol, but we know that it is able to lower that bad cholesterol, and it prevents the bad cholesterol from being oxidized. When bad cholesterol gets oxidized, it then ends up clogging our arteries.

  2. Jay Cowin:

    Like many vegetable oils, soybean oil is highly refined. This means it goes through an extensive process involving numerous chemicals to extract it from corn and make it into oil, this production process makes soybean oil more prone to becoming oxidized — and when we have a lot of oxidized compounds in our body, we put ourselves at risk for multiple diseases.

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