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What is the oxidizing agent in the following reaction?

Cl2 (g) + 2Na+ (aq) + 2Br- (aq) --> 2Na+ (aq) + 2Cl- (aq) + Br2 (l)

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    Oxidation is the loss of electrons.
    Reduction is gain of electrons.
    Substance oxidized is reducing agent.
    Substance reduced is oxidizing agent.

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