deoxidation

noun
de·​ox·​i·​da·​tion | \ (ˌ)dē-ˌäk-sə-ˈdā-shən How to pronounce deoxidation (audio) \

Medical Definition of deoxidation

: the process of deoxidizing also : the state of being deoxidized

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