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oxidation–reduction

noun

Definition of OXIDATION-REDUCTION

:  a chemical reaction in which one or more electrons are transferred from one atom or molecule to another

First Known Use of OXIDATION-REDUCTION

1909

oxidation–reduction

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OXIDATION–REDUCTION

:  a chemical reaction in which one or more electrons are transferred from one atom or molecule to another—called also oxidoreduction, redox

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