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oxygenize

[ok-si-juh-nahyz] /ˈɒk sɪ dʒəˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), oxygenized, oxygenizing.
1.
Also, especially British, oxygenise.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; oxygen + -ize
Related forms
oxygenizable, adjective
oxygenizer, noun
hyperoxygenize, verb (used with object), hyperoxygenized, hyperoxygenizing.
semioxygenized, adjective
unoxygenized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for oxygenize

oxygenate

/ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪt/
verb
1.
to enrich or be enriched with oxygen: to oxygenate blood
Derived Forms
oxygenation, noun
oxygenizer, oxygeniser, noun
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