[puh-rok-si-deys, -deyz] /pəˈrɒk sɪˌdeɪs, -ˌdeɪz/
any of a class of oxidoreductase enzymes that catalyze the oxidation of a compound by the decomposition of or an organic .
any of a group of enzymes that catalyse the oxidation of a compound by the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide or an organic peroxide. They generally consist of a protein combined with haem
peroxidase per·ox·i·dase (pə-rŏk’sĭ-dās’, -dāz’)
Any of a group of enzymes that occur especially in plant cells and catalyze the oxidation of a substance by a peroxide.
[puh-rok-si-deyt] /pəˈrɒk sɪˌdeɪt/ verb (used with or without object), peroxidated, peroxidating. Chemistry. 1. .
[puh-rok-si-deyt] /pəˈrɒk sɪˌdeɪt/ verb (used with or without object), peroxidated, peroxidating. Chemistry. 1. . /pəˌrɒksɪˈdeɪʃən/ noun 1. a type of reaction in which oxygen atoms are formed leading to the production of peroxides. It is stimulated in the body by certain toxins and infections
[puh-rok-sahyd] /pəˈrɒk saɪd/ noun 1. Chemistry. verb (used with object), peroxided, peroxiding. 2. to use peroxide as a bleaching agent on (especially the hair). /pəˈrɒksaɪd/ noun 1. short for hydrogen peroxide, esp when used for bleaching hair 2. any of a class of metallic oxides, such as sodium peroxide, Na2O2, that contain the divalent ion […]
- Peroxide blonde
noun 1. generally (derogatory) a woman having hair that is bleached rather than naturally blonde and that looks harsh or unnatural Related Terms chemical blonde