from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb Alternative spelling of
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb change (a compound) by increasing the proportion of the electronegative part; or change (an element or ion) from a lower to a higher positive valence: remove one or more electrons from (an atom, ion, or molecule)
- verb dehydrogenate with oxygen
- verb impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen
Sorry, no etymologies found.
We cease to oxygenise our blood vicariously as soon as we are born, but we still derive our sustenance from our mothers.