ep·​ox·​i·​dize (ˌ)e-ˈpäk-sə-ˌdīz How to pronounce epoxidize (audio)
epoxidized; epoxidizing

transitive verb

: to convert into an epoxide
epoxidized esters

Word History

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of epoxidize was in 1945

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“Epoxidize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epoxidize. Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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