sulphione
Sulphion Sul"phi*on, n. [Sulpho- + ion.] (Chem.) A hypothetical radical, {SO4}, regarded as forming the acid or negative constituent of sulphuric acid and the sulphates in electrolytic decomposition; -- so called in accordance with the binary theory of salts. [Written also {sulphione}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • SO4 — Sulphion Sul phi*on, n. [Sulpho + ion.] (Chem.) A hypothetical radical, {SO4}, regarded as forming the acid or negative constituent of sulphuric acid and the sulphates in electrolytic decomposition; so called in accordance with the binary theory… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sulphion — Sul phi*on, n. [Sulpho + ion.] (Chem.) A hypothetical radical, {SO4}, regarded as forming the acid or negative constituent of sulphuric acid and the sulphates in electrolytic decomposition; so called in accordance with the binary theory of salts …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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