dismutation

noun
dis·​mu·​ta·​tion | \ ˌdis-myü-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce dismutation (audio) \

Medical Definition of dismutation

: a process of simultaneous oxidation and reduction used especially of compounds taking part in biological processes

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