Auto-oxidation

autooxidation

[aw-toh-ok-si-dey-shuhn]
noun Chemistry.
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autooxidation au·to·ox·i·da·tion (ô'tō-ŏk'sĭ-dā'shən)
n.
The combination of a substance with molecular oxygen at ordinary temperatures. Also called autoxidation.

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