deoxidize


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de·ox·i·dize

(dē-oks'i-dīz),
To remove oxygen from its chemical combination.
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In the actual techniques, there are many industrial plants, research pilots or solutions to deoxidize the iron ores.
Usually, in the oxygen-deficient zone containing CaO and CO, CaO is a good catalyzer for CO to deoxidize NO to [N.
That was a scrupulous cleaning of all contact surfaces and then a rinse with citric acid solution (to clean, brighten and deoxidize the copper/bronze/brass surfaces).
Nitric acid alone or mixed with hydrochloric acid is used to deoxidize and remove scale.