[ok-si-dey-shuh n-ri-duhk-shuh n] /ˌɒk sɪˈdeɪ ʃən rɪˈdʌk ʃən/ Chemistry
a chemical reaction between two substances in which one substance is oxidized and the other reduced.
of or relating to such a reaction.
A chemical reaction in which an atom or ion loses electrons to another atom or ion. Also called redox.
A chemical reaction in which an atom or ion loses electrons to another atom or ion.
noun, Physical Chemistry. 1. (in a galvanic cell) the potential of the electrode at which oxidation occurs.
[ok-si-deyt] /ˈɒk sɪˌdeɪt/ Chemistry verb (used with or without object), oxidated, oxidating. 1. to . noun 2. Geochemistry. any of the class of sediments consisting chiefly of of iron or manganese. /ˈɒksɪˌdeɪt/ verb 1. another word for oxidize
- Oxyphil cell
oxyphil cell n. A cell in the parathyroid gland that stains easily with acid dyes. Also called oxyphil.
[ok-suh-fil-ik] /ˌɒk səˈfɪl ɪk/ adjective 1. .