oxidate


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oxidate

[′äk·sə‚dāt]
(geology)
A sediment made up of iron and manganese oxides and hydroxides crystallized from aqueous solution.
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The silty mudstones and mudstones have flat beddings which reflects the oxidate brink meare lake environment.
Kvaerner Power will also upgrade the system to burn the mill's strong odorous gases and supply a new white liquor oxidation plant to oxidate white liquor for further use and savings of chemicals in the mill's fiberline area.
1995), which oxidates tyrosine to dihydroxyphenylalanine (DOPA) (Lerner and Fitzpatrick, 1950) and determines which type of melanin (eumelanin or phaeomelanin) could be synthesized (Ito et al.