autooxidizable

au·to·ox·i·diz·a·ble

(aw'tō-oks'i-dīz'ă-bil),
Denoting substances that react directly with oxygen (for example, b hemochromogen in cytochrome) and do not require the action of dehydrogenases.
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Phenylhydrazine is one of the autooxidizable substances which, under aerobic conditions may react with molecular oxygen to form a variety of reactive species, e.