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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (2)

1. add oxygen to or combine with oxygen;
[syn: oxidize, oxidise, oxidate]

2. enter into a combination with oxygen or become converted into an oxide;
- Example: "This metal oxidizes easily"
[syn: oxidise, oxidize, oxidate]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

oxidise \oxidise\, oxidised \oxidised\v. t. & i. (Chem.) Same as oxidize and oxidized. [Chiefly Brit.] [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

oxidise v 1: add oxygen to or combine with oxygen [syn: oxidize, oxidise, oxidate] [ant: deoxidise, deoxidize, reduce] 2: enter into a combination with oxygen or become converted into an oxide; "This metal oxidizes easily" [syn: oxidise, oxidize, oxidate]