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deoxidant

[dee-ok-si-duh nt] /diˈɒk sɪ dənt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
an agent that deoxidizes.
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  • Generally, aluminum shot is used as a deoxidant in the steel industry.
  • Notched bar is used in the iron and steel industry as a deoxidant.

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