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Search Results for: oxidant

Oxidant

Definition noun, plural: oxidants (1) Any substance that has the ability to oxidize other substance. (2) A molecule or atom... Read More

Oxidation-reduction

oxidation-reduction A chemical reaction in which an electron is transferred from one molecule to another. The... Read More

Combustion

Combustion (Science: chemistry) The heat-producing reaction of a material with oxygen gas or other oxidant, often producing... Read More

Oxidation

Oxidation Definition How do we define oxidation? There are several definitions of the oxidation process. Oxidation can be... Read More

Oxidoreductase

Definition noun, plural: oxidoreductase (biochemistry) An enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of electrons from an electron... Read More

Electron acceptor

Definition noun A molecule that receives or accepts electrons from another molecule during a redox reaction. Supplement An... Read More

Oxidizing agent

Definition noun, plural: oxidizing agents Any substance that has the ability to oxidize other substance. Supplement An... Read More

Hydrogen Acceptor

Any substance that is capable of becoming reduced and accepting hydrogen atoms, which allows the release of energy from such... Read More

Facultative anaerobe

Facultative Anaerobe Definition What does facultative anaerobe mean? Facultative organisms are the most adaptable... Read More

Oxidizer

Definition noun, plural: oxidizers Any substance that has the ability to oxidize other substance. Supplement An oxidizing... Read More