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tr.v. de·ox·i·dized, de·ox·i·diz·ing, de·ox·i·diz·es
To remove oxygen from (a compound); reduce.

de·ox′i·di·za′tion (-dĭ-zā′shən) n.
de·ox′i·diz′er n.
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Currently, only one source of silicon carbide, which raises silicon levels in ferrous melts in addition to carbon and induces deoxidization and increased melt rates, is operating in the U.
The galvanized sheets used for dip coating were freshly degreased in acetone and then ethanol, followed by deoxidization in 1.
Haosheng [2] also proved catalytic action of CaO; Beijing and Weibiao [3] proved that metal oxides of coal ash show a strong catalytic effect on heterogeneous deoxidization of NO.