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 for oxidise
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  oxidise \oxidise\, oxidised \oxidised\v. t. & i. (Chem.)
     Same as oxidize and oxidized. [Chiefly Brit.]
     [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      v 1: add oxygen to or combine with oxygen [syn: oxidize,
           oxidise, oxidate] [ant: deoxidise, deoxidize,
      2: enter into a combination with oxygen or become converted into
         an oxide; "This metal oxidizes easily" [syn: oxidise,
         oxidize, oxidate]

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