deoxidizer

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deoxidizer

an agent that removes oxygen. See also reducing agent.

deoxidizer

(dē-ok′sĭ-dīz″ĕr) [ deoxidizer + oxidize]
An agent that removes oxygen.
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Phosphates are used as deoxidizing agents in the preparation of steel and phosphor bronze.