Definition of Oxidation. Meaning of Oxidation. Synonyms of Oxidation

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Definition of Oxidation

Oxidation
Oxidation Ox`i*da"tion, n. [Cf. F. oxidation.] (Chem.) The act or process of oxidizing, or the state or result of being oxidized.

Meaning of Oxidation from wikipedia

- Redox (reduction–oxidation, pronunciation: /ˈrɛdɒks/ RED-oks or /ˈriːdɒks/ REE-doks) is a type of chemical reaction in which the oxidation states of atoms...
- The oxidation state, or oxidation number, is the hypothetical charge of an atom if all of its bonds to different atoms were fully ionic. It describes...
- because the beta carbon of the fatty acid undergoes oxidation to a carbonyl group. Beta-oxidation is primarily facilitated by the mitochondrial trifunctional...
- Catalytic oxidation are processes that oxidize compounds using catalysts. Common applications involve oxidation of organic compounds by the oxygen in...
- ion. Metal oxides thus typically contain an anion of oxygen in the oxidation state of −2. Most of the Earth's crust consists of solid oxides, the result...
- Alpha oxidation (α-oxidation) is a process by which certain fatty acids are broken down by removal of a single carbon from the carboxyl end. In humans...
- as IBX acid, Dess–Martin periodinane, Swern oxidation, TEMPO, or the Oppenauer oxidation. Another oxidation route significant in industry is the Wacker...
- R-CH(OH)2) by reaction with water. Thus, the oxidation of a primary alcohol at the aldehyde level without further oxidation to the carboxylic acid is possible by...
- Parikh–Doering oxidation Albright-Goldman oxidation Corey–Kim oxidation Dess–Martin periodinane oxidation Ley oxidation (TPAP oxidation) TEMPO oxidation Omura...
- 2 N 2O + 2 CO 2 + (NH4)2SO4 + 2 H 2O Direct oxidation of ammonia with a manganese dioxide-bi****h oxide catalyst has been reported: cf. Ostwald process...