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, sometimes referred to as oxidation number, describes the degree of oxidation (loss of electrons) of an atom in a chemical compound...
- because the beta carbon of the fatty acid undergoes oxidation to a carbonyl group. Beta-oxidation is primarily facilitated by the mitochondrial trifunctional...
- 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...
- Alcohol oxidation is an important organic reaction. The indirect oxidation of primary alcohols to carboxylic acids normally proceeds via the corresponding...
- 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...
- Electro-oxidation (EO), also known as anodic oxidation or electrochemical oxidation, is a technique used for wastewater treatment, mainly for industrial...
- as IBX acid, Dess–Martin periodinane, Swern oxidation, TEMPO, or the Oppenauer oxidation. Another oxidation route significant in industry is the Wacker...
- Antioxidants are compounds that inhibit oxidation, a chemical reaction that can produce free radicals and chain reactions that may damage the cells of...
- Parikh–Doering oxidation Albright-Goldman oxidation Corey–Kim oxidation Dess–Martin periodinane oxidation Ley oxidation (TPAP oxidation) TEMPO oxidation Omura...