Synonyms and Antonyms for oxidation-reduction

1. oxidation-reduction (n.)

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


2. oxidation-reduction indicator (n.)

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


3. oxidation (n.)

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

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5. reduction (n.)

any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen); always occurs accompanied by oxidation of the reducing agent

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6. reduction (n.)

the act of reducing complexity

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