how to pronounce oxidation


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oxidation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of oxidation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… that oxidation and reduction spasm is …”

meanings of oxidation


  1. A reaction in which the atoms of an element lose electrons and the oxidation state of the element increases.
  2. The combination of a substance with oxygen.

oxidation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word oxidation occurs in english on average 1.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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