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Oxfords

ˈɒks.fəd

Meanings of Oxfords:

noun

A thick cotton fabric chiefly used to make shirts.

Usage examples:

An oxford shirt
proper noun

A city in central england, on the river thames, the county town of oxfordshire; population 146,100 (est. 2009). oxford university is located there.

Meanings of Oxgang:

noun

A measure of land formerly in use in parts of northern england and scotland, equivalent to an eighth of a carucate.

Meanings of Oxgate:

noun

= oxgang .

Meanings of Oxheal:

noun

Stinking hellebore, helleborus foetidus, formerly used to treat diseases of cattle.

Oxherd

ˈɒkshəːd

Meanings of Oxherd:

noun

A cowherd.

Usage examples:

Bouvier means cowherd or oxherd in french, and the breed often went by the names koehond (cow dog) …

Oxhide

ˈɒkshʌɪd

Meanings of Oxhide:

noun

Leather made from the hide of an ox.

Usage examples:

He's a darling boy, no trouble at all, tough as oxhide.

Meanings of Oxhouse:

noun

A shed for stabling or sheltering oxen.

Meanings of Oxidability:

noun

= oxidizability .

Meanings of Oxidable:

adjective

Oxidizable.

Oxidant

ˈɒksɪd(ə)nt

Meanings of Oxidant:

noun

An oxidizing agent.

Usage examples:

Species that cause oxidation are called oxidants or oxidizing agents.

Oxidants

ˈɒksɪd(ə)nt

Meanings of Oxidants:

noun

An oxidizing agent.

Usage examples:

Species that cause oxidation are called oxidants or oxidizing agents.

Oxidase

ˈɒksɪdeɪz

Meanings of Oxidase:

noun

An enzyme which promotes the transfer of a hydrogen atom from a particular substrate to an oxygen molecule, forming water or hydrogen peroxide.

Usage examples:

Cytochrome oxidase

Oxidases

ˈɒksɪdeɪz

Meanings of Oxidases:

noun

An enzyme which promotes the transfer of a hydrogen atom from a particular substrate to an oxygen molecule, forming water or hydrogen peroxide.

Usage examples:

Cytochrome oxidase

Oxidate

ˈɒksɪdeɪt

Meanings of Oxidate:

verb

Another term for oxidize.

Oxidated

ˈɒksɪdeɪt

Meanings of Oxidated:

verb

Another term for oxidize.

Oxidates

ˈɒksɪdeɪt

Meanings of Oxidates:

verb

Another term for oxidize.

Oxidating

ˈɒksɪdeɪt

Meanings of Oxidating:

verb

Another term for oxidize.

Meanings of Oxidation:

noun

The process or result of oxidizing or being oxidized.

Usage examples:

The silver metal gives up some of its electrons and forms silver sulfide in a process called oxidat…

Oxidative

ɒkˈsɪd.ə.tɪv

Meanings of Oxidative:

adjective

Relating to the process or result of oxidizing or being oxidized.

Usage examples:

Oxidative reactions

Meanings of Oxidatively:

adverb

By an oxidative process.

Meanings of Oxidator:

noun

A device for directing a stream of oxygen into a reaction vessel or (in early use) the flame of a lamp; an apparatus for oxidizing a substance, especially for purposes of analysis.

Meanings of Oxide:

noun

A binary compound of oxygen with another element or group.

Usage examples:

Nitrogen oxide

Oxides

ˈɒk.saɪd

Meanings of Oxides:

noun

A binary compound of oxygen with another element or group.

Usage examples:

Nitrogen oxide

Meanings of Oxidimetry:

noun

Titration in which a redox reaction occurs between titrants.

Oxidise

ˈɒk.sɪ.daɪz

Meanings of Oxidise:

verb

Combine chemically with oxygen.

Usage examples:

When coal is burnt any sulphur is oxidized to sulphur dioxide

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