noun. ['pɝˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] a viscous liquid with strong oxidizing properties; a powerful bleaching agent; also used (in aqueous solutions) as a mild disinfectant and (in strong concentrations) as an oxidant in rocket fuels.
- hydrogen peroxide
- oxidizing agent
Rhymes with Peroxide
Sentences with peroxide
1. Noun, singular or mass
Mix one part hydrogen peroxide with six parts of water in a bucket.
noun. ['pɝˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] an inorganic compound containing the divalent ion -O-O-.
- benzoyl peroxide
verb. ['pɝˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] bleach with peroxide.