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redox

División en sílabas: re·dox
Pronunciación: /ˈrēdäks
 
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Definición de redox en inglés:

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[usually as modifier] Chemistry
A process in which one substance or molecule is reduced and another oxidized; oxidation and reduction considered together as complimentary processes: redox reactions involve electron transfer
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In every redox reaction, an atom must increase its oxidation state and an atom must decrease its oxidation state.
  • Species that participate in redox reactions are described as either reducing or oxidizing agents.
  • Bacterial redox reactions with minerals are already being exploited in mining low grade or inaccessible ores.

Origen

1920s: blend of reduction and oxidation.

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