Oxidation in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Oxidation

the result of a substance coming into contact with oxygen, generating a deficit of electrons

Examples of Oxidation in a sentence

During oxidation, the oxygen caused the paint to peel off the metal rod.  🔊

The process of oxidation describes an oxygen reaction that produces a loss of electrons.  🔊

As a result of oxidation, the material started to rust after being exposed to oxygen.  🔊

When an enzyme in your apple slices interacts with oxygen, the resulting oxidation causes the fruit to turn brown.  🔊

To delay wine oxidation, seal your bottles tightly to prevent oxygen from entering them.  🔊

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