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au•tox•i•da•tion



Pronunciation: (ô-tok"si-dā'shun), [key]
n. Chem.
1. the oxidation of a compound by exposure to air.
2. an oxidation reaction in which another substance, in addition to air and the compound being oxidized, must be present. Also,autooxidation.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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