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peroxidize

[puh-rok-si-dahyz] /pəˈrɒk sɪˌdaɪz/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), peroxidized, peroxidizing. Chemistry
1.
to convert into a peroxide, especially of the highest oxidation potential.
Also, especially British, peroxidise.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; peroxide + -ize
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