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(Chemistry) (modifier) another term for oxidation-reduction
[C20: from red(uction) + ox(idation)]
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a chemical reaction between two substances in which one substance is oxidized and the other reduced.Also called redox.
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|Noun||1.||redox - a reversible chemical reaction in which one reaction is an oxidation and the reverse is a reduction|
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