noun Date: 1839 oxidation to the greatest possible extent resulting especially in formation of a peroxide

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  • Peroxidation — Per*ox i*da tion, n. Act, process, or result of peroxidizing; oxidation to a peroxide. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • peroxidation — noun Any oxidation reaction, especially of an oxide, that produces a peroxide …   Wiktionary

  • Peroxidation — Per|o|xi|da|ti|on [↑ Peroxid] svw. ↑ Dioxygenierung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • peroxidation — per·ox·i·da·tion dā shən n the process of peroxidizing a chemical compound * * * per·ox·i·da·tion (pər ok″sĭ daґshən) the formation of peroxide radicals …   Medical dictionary

  • peroxidation — Смотри Переокисление …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • peroxidation — per·ox·i·da·tion …   English syllables

  • peroxidation —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈdāshən noun : the process of peroxidizing * * * peroxidāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑peroxide …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lipid peroxidation — refers to the oxidative degradation of lipids. It is the process whereby free radicals steal electrons from the lipids in cell membranes, resulting in cell damage. This process proceeds by a free radical chain reaction mechanism. It most often… …   Wikipedia

  • lipid peroxidation — lipid peroxidation. См. перекисное окисление липидов. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • lipid peroxidation — nonenzymatic oxidation of fatty acids to hydroperoxides by strong oxidizing agents such as free radicals …   Medical dictionary

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