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oxidize

 [ok´sĭ-dīz]
to cause to combine with oxygen or to remove hydrogen.

ox·i·dize

(ok'si-dīz),
To combine or cause an element or radical to combine with oxygen or to lose electrons.

oxidize

/ox·i·dize/ (ok´sĭ-dīz) to cause to combine with oxygen or to remove hydrogen.

oxidize

[ok′sidīz]
Etymology: Gk, oxys,sharp, genein, to produce, izein, to cause
(of an element or compound) to combine or cause to combine with oxygen, to remove hydrogen, or to increase the valence of an element through the loss of electrons. oxidation, n., oxidizing, adj.

ox·i·dize

(ok'si-dīz)
To combine or cause an element or radical to combine with oxygen or to lose electrons.

oxidize

to cause to combine with oxygen or to remove hydrogen.
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The variation in the viscosity index in oxidised oil is presented in Fig.
In this research, from the onset of oxidation to the end of the induction period, the oxidised oil changed from a specific (yellowish) oil colour at the beginning to a sharply yellow colour at the end of the induction period.
The change in the colour of oxidised rapeseed oil is measured by optical spectroscopic analysis (Fig.
2, b), as does the yellow colour of the oxidised rapeseed oil.