Definition of "oxygenation" [ox•y•gen•a•tion]

  • The process of reacting or treating something with oxygen (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "oxygenation" in a sentence
  • "There's nothing magical about a 3:2 ratio, certainly nothing to do with "oxygenation" or any sciency-smart-sounding BS."
  • "When carbonic acid gas is inhaled, the blood circulating through the lungs does not undergo that process of oxygenation which is essential to life, as has been explained in a preceding chapter."
  • "She would have periods of very low oxygenation, which would result in confusion and combativeness."