Definition of autoxidize in English:

autoxidize

intransitive verb

(also British autoxidise)
[no object]Chemistry
  • (of a substance) undergo autoxidation.

    • ‘commonly used fragrance substances autoxidize on contact with air’

Pronunciation

autoxidize

/ôˈtäksəˌdīz/ /ɔˈtɑksəˌdaɪz/

Origin

Early 20th century from autoxidation.