Definition of peroxidate in US English:

peroxidate

noun

Chemistry
  • A product of oxidation by a peroxide; (specifically in Biochemistry) a product of the peroxidation of a lipid.

verb

Chemistry
  • with object = peroxidize.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Science. From peroxidate<br>early 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From peroxide + -ate, after oxidate.

Pronunciation

peroxidate

/pəˈrɒksɪdeɪt/