Definition of peroxidation in English:

peroxidation

noun

Biochemistry Chemistry
  • Conversion into a peroxide.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Andrew Ure (1778–1857), chemist. From peroxidate + -ion, after oxidation.

Pronunciation

peroxidation

/pəˌrɒksɪˈdeɪʃn/