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Oxford dictionary definition of the word oxidize:
combine chemically with oxygen:
when coal is burnt any sulphur is oxidized to sulphur dioxide
the fats in the food will oxidize, turning it rancid
Chemistry undergo or cause to undergo a reaction in which electrons are lost to another species:
iron ( ii) compounds are slowly oxidized by air to form iron ( iii) compounds
secondary alcohols oxidize to give ketones
The opposite of reduce.