peroxidation

noun
per·​ox·​i·​da·​tion | \ pə-ˌräk-sə-ˈdā-shən How to pronounce peroxidation (audio) \

Definition of peroxidation

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

First Known Use of peroxidation

1839, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of peroxidation was in 1839

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“Peroxidation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peroxidation. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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peroxidation

noun
per·​ox·​i·​da·​tion | \ -ˈdā-shən How to pronounce peroxidation (audio) \

Medical Definition of peroxidation

: the process of peroxidizing a chemical compound

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