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verb (used with or without object), ox·i·dat·ed, ox·i·dat·ing.
  1. to oxidize.
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  1. Geochemistry. any of the class of sediments consisting chiefly of oxides of iron or manganese.
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Origin of oxidate

First recorded in 1780–90; oxide + -ate1
Related formsnon·ox·i·dat·ing, adjectiveun·ox·i·dat·ed, adjective
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Related Words for oxidated

toast, grill, thaw, ignite, sear, melt, warm, roast, broil, bake, steam, boil, reheat, exhale, inhale, oxidate, incandesce, char, seethe, swelter

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Historical Examples of oxidated

  • The hinges and ironwork were also imitations of the antique, which were first oxidated and then repolished.

    Thoughts on Art and Autobiographical Memoirs of Giovanni Dupr

    Giovanni Dupr

British Dictionary definitions for oxidated


  1. another word for oxidize
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