Peroxidize
Peroxidize Per*ox"i*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Peroxidized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Peroxidizing}.] (Chem.) To oxidize to the utmost degree, so as to form a peroxide. [1913 Webster]

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  • peroxidize — /peuh rok si duyz /, v.t., v.i., peroxidized, peroxidizing. Chem. to convert into a peroxide, esp. of the highest oxidation potential. Also, esp. Brit., peroxidise. [1820 30; PEROXIDE + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • peroxidize — verb a) To convert something into a peroxide b) To treat something with a peroxide …   Wiktionary

  • peroxidize — per·ox·i·dize sə .dīz vt, dized; diz·ing to convert (a compound) into a peroxide …   Medical dictionary

  • peroxidize — per·ox·i·dize …   English syllables

  • peroxidize — pəˈräksəˌdīz verb Etymology: peroxide (I) + ize transitive verb : to oxidize to the utmost or so as to form a peroxide intransitive verb : to become oxidized to the utmost or so as to form a peroxide * * * /pe …   Useful english dictionary

  • Peroxidized — Peroxidize Per*ox i*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Peroxidized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Peroxidizing}.] (Chem.) To oxidize to the utmost degree, so as to form a peroxide. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Peroxidizing — Peroxidize Per*ox i*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Peroxidized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Peroxidizing}.] (Chem.) To oxidize to the utmost degree, so as to form a peroxide. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • peroxidate — pəˈräksəˌdāt verb Etymology: peroxide (I) + ate : peroxidize * * * peroxidation, n. /peuh rok si dayt /, v.t., v.i., peroxidated, peroxidating. Chem. peroxidize. [1855 60; PER + OXIDATE …   Useful english dictionary

  • Peroxymonosulfuric acid — Chembox new Name = Peroxymonosulfuric acid ImageFile = Peroxymonosulfuric acid.svg ImageFile1 = Caro s acid 3D balls.png ImageName1 = Ball and stick model of peroxymonosulfuric acid OtherNames = persulfuric acid, peroxysulfuric acid,… …   Wikipedia

  • peroxidate — peroxidation, n. /peuh rok si dayt /, v.t., v.i., peroxidated, peroxidating. Chem. peroxidize. [1855 60; PER + OXIDATE] * * * …   Universalium

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