Definition of "sulfuric" [sulfuric]

  • Of, relating to, or containing sulfur, especially with valence 6. (adjective)

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Use "sulfuric" in a sentence
  • "Recently, discoveries have been made which have pointed to a different kind of acid, namely sulfuric acid, being responsible for the rock dissolution in caves worldwide."
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  • "Susan's behavior becomes stranger, and she is surrounded by "sulfuric" smells."