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ox·y·gen·ate

 (ŏk′sĭ-jə-nāt′) also ox·y·gen·ize (-jə-nīz′)
tr.v. ox·y·gen·at·ed, ox·y·gen·at·ing, ox·y·gen·ates also ox·y·gen·ized or ox·y·gen·iz·ing or ox·y·gen·iz·es
To treat, combine, or infuse with oxygen.

ox′y·gen·a′tion n.
ox′y·gen·a′tor n.

oxygenate

(ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪt) ,

oxygenize

or

oxygenise

vb
(Chemistry) to enrich or be enriched with oxygen: to oxygenate blood.
ˌoxygenˈation n
ˈoxygeˌnizer, ˈoxygeˌniser n

ox•y•gen•ate

(ˈɒk sɪ dʒəˌneɪt)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to treat, combine, or enrich with oxygen: to oxygenate the blood.
[1780–90]
ox`y•gen•a′tion, n.
ox′y•gen•a`tor, n.

ox·y·gen·ate

(ŏk′sĭ-jə-nāt′)
To combine or mix with oxygen, as in a physical, chemical, or biological system. Blood is oxygenated in the lungs.

oxygenate


Past participle: oxygenated
Gerund: oxygenating

Imperative
oxygenate
oxygenate
Present
I oxygenate
you oxygenate
he/she/it oxygenates
we oxygenate
you oxygenate
they oxygenate
Preterite
I oxygenated
you oxygenated
he/she/it oxygenated
we oxygenated
you oxygenated
they oxygenated
Present Continuous
I am oxygenating
you are oxygenating
he/she/it is oxygenating
we are oxygenating
you are oxygenating
they are oxygenating
Present Perfect
I have oxygenated
you have oxygenated
he/she/it has oxygenated
we have oxygenated
you have oxygenated
they have oxygenated
Past Continuous
I was oxygenating
you were oxygenating
he/she/it was oxygenating
we were oxygenating
you were oxygenating
they were oxygenating
Past Perfect
I had oxygenated
you had oxygenated
he/she/it had oxygenated
we had oxygenated
you had oxygenated
they had oxygenated
Future
I will oxygenate
you will oxygenate
he/she/it will oxygenate
we will oxygenate
you will oxygenate
they will oxygenate
Future Perfect
I will have oxygenated
you will have oxygenated
he/she/it will have oxygenated
we will have oxygenated
you will have oxygenated
they will have oxygenated
Future Continuous
I will be oxygenating
you will be oxygenating
he/she/it will be oxygenating
we will be oxygenating
you will be oxygenating
they will be oxygenating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been oxygenating
you have been oxygenating
he/she/it has been oxygenating
we have been oxygenating
you have been oxygenating
they have been oxygenating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been oxygenating
you will have been oxygenating
he/she/it will have been oxygenating
we will have been oxygenating
you will have been oxygenating
they will have been oxygenating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been oxygenating
you had been oxygenating
he/she/it had been oxygenating
we had been oxygenating
you had been oxygenating
they had been oxygenating
Conditional
I would oxygenate
you would oxygenate
he/she/it would oxygenate
we would oxygenate
you would oxygenate
they would oxygenate
Past Conditional
I would have oxygenated
you would have oxygenated
he/she/it would have oxygenated
we would have oxygenated
you would have oxygenated
they would have oxygenated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.oxygenate - impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygenoxygenate - impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen; "oxygenate blood"
process, treat - subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition; "process cheese"; "process hair"; "treat the water so it can be drunk"; "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill"
Translations

oxygenate

[ɒkˈsɪdʒəneɪt] VToxigenar

oxygenate

[ˈɒksɪdʒəneɪt] vtoxygéneroxygen cylinder nbouteille f d'oxygèneoxygen mask nmasque m à oxygèneoxygen tank nréservoir m d'oxygèneoxygen tent ntente f à oxygène

oxygenate

vtoxygenieren, mit Sauerstoff behandeln or anreichern

oxygenate

[ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪt] vtossigenare
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MTBE has been used in California since about 1990 when the federal government enacted laws calling for a certain amount of oxygenate in all reformulated gasoline to reduce emissions.
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While in 2001 MTBE accounted for the majority of demand, by 2006 ethanol will overtake it as the leading oxygenate in use.
We saw the elimination of the oxygenate requirement in California as the prelude to eliminate it elsewhere," says McClelland.
Blending oxygenates into gasoline supposedly makes for cleaner emissions, but it has recently been revealed that the most popular oxygenate, MTBE, is a carcinogen and serious water pollution problem.
MTBE will be phased-out in California by December 31, 2002, but California's request to the EPA to opt out of the Clean Air Act's oxygenate program has set off nationwide concern over weaking the Clean Air Act.