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Past participle: deoxidised
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|Verb||1.||deoxidise - to remove oxygen from a compound, or cause to react with hydrogen or form a hydride, or to undergo an increase in the number of electrons|
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
benficiate - subject to a reduction process; "benficiate ores"
pole - deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole