verb (used with object), ox·i·dized, ox·i·diz·ing.
verb (used without object), ox·i·dized, ox·i·diz·ing.
Examples from the Web for oxidise
Filter off the precipitate; wash it into a beaker and pass sulphuretted hydrogen; oxidise the sulphide and weigh as lead sulphate.
Oxidise sulphur by aqua regia, and reduce silver chloride as in III.
It would not oxidise in the air; gallium does not tarnish upon exposure to the air.
Dissolve the precipitate in hydrochloric acid, oxidise with nitric acid, and precipitate with ammonia.
The proposal to oxidise sulphurous acid by means of chlorine in the presence of steam.