redox

adjective
re·dox | \ˈrē-ˌdäks \

Definition of redox 

: of or relating to oxidation-reduction

First Known Use of redox

1928, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for redox

reduction + oxidation

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redox

adjective
re·dox | \ˈrē-ˌdäks \

Medical Definition of redox 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to oxidation-reduction

redox

noun

Medical Definition of redox (Entry 2 of 2)

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