verb (used with object), oxygenized, oxygenizing.
Also, especially British, oxygenise.

1795–1805; oxygen + -ize

oxygenizable, adjective
oxygenizer, noun
hyperoxygenize, verb (used with object), hyperoxygenized, hyperoxygenizing.
semioxygenized, adjective
unoxygenized, adjective
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1. change (a compound) by increasing the proportion of the electronegative part; or change (an element or ion) from a lower to a higher positive valence: remove one or more electrons from (an atom, ion, or molecule) 
2. dehydrogenate with oxygen 
3. impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen; "oxygenate blood" [syn: oxygenate
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