Definition of photo-oxidize in English:

photo-oxidize

(also photo-oxidise, photoxidise, photoxidize)

verb

  • with object To oxidize photochemically; to subject to photo-oxidation.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Journal of Organic Chemistry. From photo- + oxidize, after photo-oxidation.

Pronunciation

photo-oxidize

/ˌfəʊtəʊˈɒksɪdʌɪz/