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Meaning of OXIDATE

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  add oxygen to or combine with oxygen; as in a chemical process
  2. [v]  enter into a combination with oxygen or become converted into an oxide; "This metal oxidizes easily"
 

OXIDATE is a 7 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: oxidise, oxidize
 
 Antonyms: deoxidise, deoxidize, reduce
 
 See Also: alter, breath, catabolise, catabolize, change

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ox"i*date\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Oxidated}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Oxidating}.] [Cf. f. oxyder. See {Oxide}.] (Chem.)
To oxidize. [Obs.]

 

 

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