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/ redoks or /ˈriːdɒks/ reedoks) is a type of chemical reaction in which the oxidation states of atoms...
- The oxidation state, sometimes referred to as oxidation number, describes the degree of oxidation (loss of electrons) of an atom in a chemical compound...
- atom. 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...
- because the beta carbon of the fatty acid undergoes oxidation to a carbonyl group. Beta-oxidation is primarily facilitated by the mitochondrial trifunctional...
- (R1R2C=O) stage. Tertiary alcohols (R1R2R3C-OH) are resistant to oxidation. The indirect oxidation of primary alcohols to carboxylic acids normally proceeds...
- s****. In the oxidation state +2 the ions have the electronic configuration [ ]…d10. Although these elements can exist in other oxidation states, including...
- Catalytic oxidation are processes that oxidize compounds using catalysts. Common applications involve oxidation of organic compounds by the oxygen in...
- Antioxidants are compounds that inhibit oxidation. Oxidation is a chemical reaction that can produce free radicals, thereby leading to chain reactions...
- beta-oxidation). (Propionyl-CoA is released as a result of beta oxidation when the beta carbon is substituted) Enzymatic deficiency in alpha-oxidation (most...
- The Riley oxidation is a selenium dioxide-mediated oxidation of methylene groups adjacent to carbonyls. It was first reported by Riley and co-workers in...
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