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oxygenate

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verb, ox·y·gen·ate \ˈäk-si-jə-ˌnāt, äk-ˈsi-jə-\

Simple Definition of oxygenate

  • : to add oxygen to (something)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of oxygenate

oxygenatedoxygenating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to impregnate, combine, or supply (as blood) with oxygen

oxygenation play \ˌäk-si-jə-ˈnā-shən, äk-ˌsi-jə-\ noun

1788

First Known Use of oxygenate

1788

Rhymes with oxygenate

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oxygenate

noun ox·y·gen·ate

Definition of oxygenate

  1. :  an oxygen-containing substance (as ethanol) used especially in gasoline to promote more complete combustion



1975

First Known Use of oxygenate

1975


Medical Dictionary

oxygenate

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transitive verb ox·y·gen·ate \ˈäk-si-jə-ˌnāt, äk-ˈsij-ə-\

Medical Definition of oxygenate

oxygenated; oxygenating

  1. :  to impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen <oxygenated blood> <better to oxygenate the patient first—Anesthesia Digest>

oxygenation \ˌäk-si-jə-ˈnā-shən, äk-ˌsij-ə-\play noun



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