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oxidize

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

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

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