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Definition of "sulphide" [sul•phide]

  • Alternative spelling of sulfide. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sulphide" in a sentence
  • "In the case of the "pure-for-analysis" sulphide, which is the recrystallized variety, the salt will be pure white and will form a quite colorless and clear solution in water."
  • "Selenium can be precipitated with sulphuretted hydrogen as a sulphide, which is readily soluble in ammonium sulphide."
  • "It was understood that the 23 year-old, who lives with his father, had inhaled hydrogen sulphide, which is considered by scientists to be as toxic as hydrogen cyanide."