Dictionary.com

oxidizer

[ ok-si-dahy-zer ]
/ ˈɒk sɪˌdaɪ zər /
Save This Word!

noun Chemistry.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of oxidizer

First recorded in 1870–75; oxidize + -er1

OTHER WORDS FROM oxidizer

an·ti·ox·i·diz·er, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use oxidizer in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for oxidizer

oxidizer

oxidiser

/ (ˈɒksɪˌdaɪzə) /

noun
an oxidant, esp a substance that combines with the fuel in a rocket engine
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK