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peroxidation

peroxidation

noun per·ox·i·da·tion \pə-ˌräk-sə-ˈdā-shən\

Definition of PEROXIDATION

:  oxidation to the greatest possible extent resulting especially in formation of a peroxide

First Known Use of PEROXIDATION

1839

peroxidation

noun per·ox·i·da·tion \-ˈdā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PEROXIDATION

:  the process of peroxidizing a chemical compound

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