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redox

(rē`dŏks): see oxidation and reductionoxidation and reduction,
complementary chemical reactions characterized by the loss or gain, respectively, of one or more electrons by an atom or molecule. Originally the term oxidation
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The scientists had removed the wine's alcohol because alcohol oxidizes fat and so would affect the arterial oxidation being tracked.
The product of some of these reactions is an acid that oxidizes elements of the casting.
The CerOx system uses a patented electrochemical cell (called the T-cell) to oxidize a cerium metal ion, which in turn oxidizes organic compounds.
As it enters each pocket, the fluid oxidizes and decomposes in the process, using up the existing air and creating heat.