Sulphureous
Sulphureous Sul*phu"re*ous, a. [L. sulphureus, sulfureus.] Consisting of sulphur; having the qualities of sulphur, or brimstone; impregnated with sulphur. [1913 Webster]

Her snakes united, sulphureous waters drink. --Pope. [1913 Webster] -- {Sul*phu"re*ous*ly}, adv. -- {Sul*phu"re*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


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  • Sulphureously — Sulphureous Sul*phu re*ous, a. [L. sulphureus, sulfureus.] Consisting of sulphur; having the qualities of sulphur, or brimstone; impregnated with sulphur. [1913 Webster] Her snakes united, sulphureous waters drink. Pope. [1913 Webster] {Sul*phu… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sulphureousness — Sulphureous Sul*phu re*ous, a. [L. sulphureus, sulfureus.] Consisting of sulphur; having the qualities of sulphur, or brimstone; impregnated with sulphur. [1913 Webster] Her snakes united, sulphureous waters drink. Pope. [1913 Webster] {Sul*phu… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • θειωδέστερον — θειώδης sulphureous adverbial comp θειώδης sulphureous masc acc comp sg θειώδης sulphureous neut nom/voc/acc comp sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • θειώδει — θειώδης sulphureous masc/fem/neut nom/voc/acc dual (attic epic) θειώδης sulphureous masc/fem/neut dat sg θειώδεϊ , θειώδης sulphureous dat sg (epic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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