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See definition of oxidation on Dictionary.com
  • as incorrosion
  • as infire
  • as inrust

synonyms for oxidation

  • decay
  • decomposition
  • deterioration
  • erosion
  • rust
  • degeneration
  • wear
  • blaze
  • bonfire
  • heat
  • inferno
  • campfire
  • coals
  • combustion
  • conflagration
  • devouring
  • element
  • embers
  • flames
  • flare
  • glow
  • hearth
  • holocaust
  • incandescence
  • luminosity
  • phlogiston
  • pyre
  • scintillation
  • scorching
  • searing
  • sparks
  • tinder
  • warmth
  • flame and smoke
  • hot spot
  • rapid oxidation
  • sea of flames
  • up in smoke

antonyms for oxidation

MOST RELEVANT
  • building
  • construction
  • development
  • growth
  • improvement
  • strengthening
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    How to use oxidation in a sentence

    Another factor to consider is acidity, as pH controls the speed at which oxidation occurs.
    HOW TO KEEP WINE FRESH AFTER OPENING ITSANDRA GUTIERREZAUGUST 24, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    Aluminum-frame pools are lighter than steel frame pools, but to prevent oxidation, the aluminum needs some love and care—and a protective coating.
    THE BEST ABOVE-GROUND POOL: HAVE A SPLASH IN YOUR BACKYARDIRENA COLLAKUAUGUST 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    This design ensures minimal oxidation, foaming, and clogging for refreshing juices made from any produce you choose.
    BEST JUICER: ALL YOUR HOMEMADE JUICING NEEDS ARE JUST A SQUEEZE AWAYIRENA COLLAKUJULY 14, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    If you want to store green mangoes, peel and slice, then toss the flesh in fresh lime juice before freezing to prevent oxidation.
    THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO ENJOYING MANGOESPURBITA SAHAJULY 13, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    Certain regions and vintages within those regions are particularly prone to oxidation, and there’s no magic formula for determining whether a given wine has aged gracefully in the bottle.
    YOU SHOULD ABSOLUTELY AGE YOUR OWN WINE. HERE’S HOW TO DO ITJORDAN MICHELMANMAY 20, 2021EATER
    As plants shut down, oxidation set in, turning once-glistening steel into dull rust, coining the name “Rust Belt” for this decaying civilization.
    POLITICAL POWER KEEPS SHIFTING FROM THE RUST BELT TO THE SUN BELT. HERE’S WHY.KEITH OREJELMAY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Consumers should beware of UV photocatalytic oxidation, or PCO, lamps, says Zaatari, the Texas building scientist.
    CLEANING INDOOR AIR MAY PREVENT COVID-19’S SPREAD. BUT IT’S HARDER THAN IT LOOKSTINA HESMAN SAEYMAY 18, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
    The retinol is nano-encapsulated to prevent oxidation and degradation, allowing it to better penetrate the skin and promote collagen production.
    I'M A PROFESSIONAL HAND MODEL – THIS IS THE BEST HAND CREAM EVERAMBER GIBSONMAY 7, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
    They’re packed in grease, which prevents oxidation in storage but also means they’re extra sticky, perfect for attracting grit.
    MAINTENANCE THAT WILL PREP YOUR BIKE FOR SPRINGJOE LINDSEYMARCH 29, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
    Africa’s most advanced economy contributes about 33% of the continent’s steadily rising air pollution from fossil fuel combustion, oxidation, and cement production.
    SOUTH AFRICA, ALREADY THE CONTINENT’S BIGGEST POLLUTER, SAW A RISE IN CARBON EMISSIONS LAST YEARTAWANDA KAROMBODECEMBER 15, 2020QUARTZ
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    WORDS RELATED TO OXIDATION

    • decay
    • decomposition
    • degeneration
    • deterioration
    • erosion
    • oxidation
    • rust
    • wear
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