Synonyms and Antonyms for oxidation

1. oxidation (n.)

the process of oxidizing; the addition of oxygen to a compound with a loss of electrons; always occurs accompanied by reduction


2. oxidation-reduction (n.)

a reversible chemical reaction in which one reaction is an oxidation and the reverse is a reduction


3. oxidation-reduction indicator (n.)

an indicator that shows a reversible color change between oxidized and reduced forms