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American English: /ˌɑksəˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɒksɪˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of oxidation in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • The silver metal gives up some of its electrons and forms silver sulfide in a process called oxidation.
    • On ageing, textiles are usually damaged by oxidation or acid-catalysed hydrolysis.
    • Elemental bromine is made by oxidation, removal of electrons from bromide ions in brine.

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