Translation of "oxidize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /ˈoksiˌdaiz/

(chemistry) to combine with oxygen or to cause something to combine with oxygen

Elemental sodium does not occur naturally on Earth because it quickly oxidizes in air and is violently reactive with water.
oxidation noun ( oxidization, also oxidisation (British))

Rust is a natural process of oxidation on metal.

(Translation of “oxidize” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)