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


Medical Dictionary

peroxidation

noun per·ox·i·da·tion \ -ˈdā-shən \

medical Definition of peroxidation

: the process of peroxidizing a chemical compound

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