deoxidize


de·ox·i·dize

transitive verb \(ˌ)dē-ˈäk-sə-ˌdīz\

Definition of DEOXIDIZE

:  to remove especially elemental oxygen from <deoxidize the compound>
de·ox·i·da·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌäk-sə-ˈdā-shən\ noun
de·ox·i·diz·er \(ˌ)dē-ˈäk-sə-ˌdī-zər\ noun

First Known Use of DEOXIDIZE

1794

de·ox·i·dize

transitive verb    (Medical Dictionary)
de·ox·i·dized or British de·ox·i·disedde·ox·i·diz·ing or British de·ox·i·dis·ing

Medical Definition of DEOXIDIZE

: to remove oxygen from
de·ox·i·diz·er or British de·ox·i·dis·er \-ˌdī-zər\ noun

Variants of DEOXIDIZE

de·ox·i·dize or British de·ox·i·dise \(ˈ)dē-ˈäk-sə-ˌdīz\

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