Definition of Oxidizing

1. Verb. (present participle of ''oxidize'') ¹



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Definition of Oxidizing

1. oxidize [v] - See also: oxidize

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oxidizing

oxidised glutathione
oxidiser
oxidisers
oxidises
oxidising
oxidizable
oxidization
oxidize
oxidized
oxidized LDL cholesterol
oxidized rhizosphere
oxidizement
oxidizer
oxidizers
oxidizes
oxidizing (current term)
oxidizing agent
oxidizing agents
oxidopamine
oxidoreductase
oxidoreductases
oxidoreduction
oxids
oxidulated
oxilorphan
oxim
oximation
oxime
oximes
oximeter

Literary usage of Oxidizing

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1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1914)
"In Table III all the substances are oxidizing agents and we find that the EMF ... Similarly, by assuming the decomposition of the anion of an oxidizing ..."

2. General Chemistry for Colleges by Alexander Smith (1908)
"Explanation of the Activity of Hypochlorous Acidas an oxidizing Agent. ... On this account it brings to the task of oxidizing any substance more energy than ..."

3. The Principles of Inorganic Chemistry by Wilhelm Ostwald (1904)
"Hydrogen Dioxide a Good oxidizing Agent.—On account of the ease with which hydrogen dioxide gives up oxygen it is a good oxidizing agent. ..."

4. Principles of Inorganic Chemistry by Harry Clary Jones (1903)
"Hydrogen Dioxide a Good oxidizing Agent.—On account of the ease with which hydrogen dioxide gives up oxygen it is a good oxidizing agent. ..."

5. Practical Chemistry: Fundamental Facts and Applications to Modern Life by Newton Henry Black, James Bryant Conant (1920)
"oxidizing substances. The most important use of chlorine is in the preparation of dilute solutions of hypochlorous acid (HOCl) and its salts. ..."

6. The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel by James McIntyre Camp, Charles Blaine Francis (1920)
"This process divides itself into three distinct periods, namely, an oxidizing period, a reducing period, and a finishing period, a combination of conditions ..."

7. The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel by James McIntyre Camp, Charles Blaine Francis (1920)
"This process divides itself into three distinct periods, namely, an oxidizing period, a reducing period, and a finishing period, a combination of conditions ..."

8. Agriculture in Some of Its Relations with Chemistry by Frank Humphreys Storer (1887)
"Hence it is by no means impossible that part of the good effect of gypsum, when employed as a fertilizer, may be due to this oxidizing power brought to bear ..."

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