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redox

[ree-doks]
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noun, adjective Chemistry.
  1. oxidation-reduction.
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Origin of redox

First recorded in 1820–30; by shortening and inversion
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British Dictionary definitions for redox

redox

noun
  1. (modifier) another term for oxidation-reduction
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Word Origin

C20: from red (uction) + ox (idation)
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Word Origin and History for redox

n.

1928, from red(uction) + ox(idation).

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redox in Medicine

redox

(rēdŏks′)
n.
  1. oxidation-reduction