[ puh-rok-si-deyt ]
/ pəˈrɒk sɪˌdeɪt /
verb (used with or without object), per·ox·i·dat·ed, per·ox·i·dat·ing. Chemistry.
Words nearby peroxidate
OTHER WORDS FROM peroxidateper·ox·i·da·tion, noun
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Examples from the Web for peroxidation
Other glasses become purpled by exposure, owing to the peroxidation of the manganese.
This arises from the peroxidation of the iron, to whose protoxide they owe their tint.
British Dictionary definitions for peroxidation
/ (pəˌrɒksɪˈdeɪʃən) /
a type of reaction in which oxygen atoms are formed leading to the production of peroxides. It is stimulated in the body by certain toxins and infections
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