oxidate

verb
1. enter into a combination with oxygen or become converted into an oxide
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This metal oxidizes easily

Syn: ↑oxidise, ↑oxidize
Derivationally related forms: ↑oxidative, ↑oxidation, ↑oxidization (for: ↑oxidize), ↑oxidisation (for: ↑oxidise)
Hypernyms: ↑change
Hyponyms: ↑rust
Verb Group: ↑oxidize, ↑oxidise
Verb Frames:
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Something ——s

2. add oxygen to or combine with oxygen
Syn: ↑oxidize, ↑oxidise
Ant: ↑deoxidise (for: ↑oxidise), ↑deoxidize (for: ↑oxidize)
Derivationally related forms:
oxidative, ↑oxidation, ↑oxidisation (for: ↑oxidise), ↑oxidiser (for: ↑oxidise), ↑oxidant (for: ↑oxidise), ↑oxide (for: ↑oxidise), ↑oxidization (for: ↑oxidize), ↑oxidizer (for: ↑oxidize), ↑oxidant (for: ↑oxidize), ↑oxide (for: ↑oxidize)
Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science
Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify
Hyponyms: ↑catabolize, ↑catabolise, ↑breathe
Verb Group: ↑oxidise, ↑oxidize, ↑rust
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something


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  • Oxidate — Ox i*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Oxidated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Oxidating}.] [Cf. f. oxyder. See {Oxide}.] (Chem.) To oxidize. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oxidate — de·oxidate; …   English syllables

  • oxidate — oksiduoti statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Dengti oksidais. atitikmenys: angl. oxidate; oxidize rus. окислять; оксидировать …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oxidate — oksiduoti statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Jungti su deguonimi, atimti elektronus. atitikmenys: angl. oxidate; oxidize rus. окислять; оксидировать …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oxidate — /ok si dayt /, v., oxidated, oxidating, n. Chem. v.t., v.i. 1. to oxidize. n. 2. Geochem. any of the class of sediments consisting chiefly of oxides of iron or manganese. [1780 90; OXIDE + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • oxidate — 1. verb to oxidize 2. noun an oxide See Also: oxidation, oxidize, oxide …   Wiktionary

  • oxidate — ox·i·date || É‘sɪdeɪt / É’k v. oxidize, unite with oxygen (e.g. burn); be united with oxygen; become converted into oxide; add oxygen to …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oxidate — v. a. See oxidize …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • oxidate — /ˈɒksədeɪt/ (say oksuhdayt) verb (t), verb (i) (oxidated, oxidating) → oxidise. –oxidative, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • Oxidated — Oxidate Ox i*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Oxidated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Oxidating}.] [Cf. f. oxyder. See {Oxide}.] (Chem.) To oxidize. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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