oxidate

oxidate

[ok-si-deyt] Chemistry.
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), oxidated, oxidating.
1.
to oxidize.
noun
2.
Geochemistry. any of the class of sediments consisting chiefly of oxides of iron or manganese.

Origin:
1780–90; oxide + -ate1

nonoxidating, adjective
unoxidated, adjective
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oxidate (ˈɒksɪˌdeɪt)
 
vb
another word for oxidize

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