Deoxidizes vs Reoxidizes - What's the difference?

deoxidizes | reoxidizes |


As verbs the difference between deoxidizes and reoxidizes

is that deoxidizes is (deoxidize) while reoxidizes is (reoxidize).

deoxidizes

English

Verb

(head)
  • (deoxidize)

  • deoxidize

    English

    Verb

    (deoxidiz)
  • (chemistry) To remove oxygen from.
  • reoxidizes

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (reoxidize)

  • reoxidize

    English

    Alternative forms

    *reoxidise

    Verb

    (reoxidiz)
  • (chemistry) To oxidize again, or to become oxidized again, after a period of reduction
  • *{{quote-book, 2001, Vince Pitelka, Clay: A Studio Handbook citation
  • , passage=Anywhere the glaze is thin, the iron oxide molecules are exposed to this atmosphere and will reoxidize to red ferric iron oxide.}}

    Derived terms

    *reoxidization *reoxidizer