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Definition of the noun Superoxidation

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  1. [chemistry] the oxidation of a material or compound to a greater than normal extent, or to a higher than normal valency / oxidation state

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Google previewOxidation: The Cornerstone of Carcinogenesis (2007)

Oxidation and Tobacco Smoke Carcinogenesis. A Relationship Between Cause and Effect by John C. Stavridis

Aldehyde MDA produced during superoxidation is a well known mutagenic substance and a possible carcinogen [131].

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

In normal circumstances, electron 'leakage' from electron transportchains, such as those in mitochondriaand the endoplasmic reticulum,tomolecular oxygen can generatethe superoxidation radical astherange of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering (1992)

by James R. Pfafflin

Dried sludge can be incinerated, taken to a landfill disposal site, composted or subjected to superoxidation. Some coastal cities barged sludge to sea. This was to have ceased in 1981 but was permitted to continue for ten years. It is not allowed after 1991. Incineration of sludge has the potential for air pollution problems and often there is local opposition to installation of an incinerator. Incinerators are expensive to build and operate. Land disposal is expensive and disposal sites ...

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Superoxidation Meaning

Video shows what superoxidation means. the oxidation of a material or compound to a greater than normal extent, or to a higher than normal valency / oxidation ...

Scrabble value of S1U1P3E1R1O1X8I1D2A1T1I1O1N1

The value of this 14-letter word is 24 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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