sulphuret
Sulphide Sul"phide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of sulphur, or one so regarded; -- formerly called {sulphuret}. [1913 Webster]

{Double sulphide} (Chem.), a compound of two sulphides.

{Hydrogen sulphide}. (Chem.) See under {Hydrogen}.

{Metallic sulphide}, a binary compound of sulphur with a metal. [1913 Webster]


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  • Sulphuret — Sul phu*ret, n. (Chem.) A sulphide; as, a sulphuret of potassium. [Obsoles.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphuret — noun /ˈsʌlfjərət/ (say sulfyuhruht) 1. → sulphide. –verb (t) /ˈsʌlfjərɛt/ (say sulfyuhret) (sulphuretted, sulphuretting) 2. to treat or combine with sulphur. Also, sulfuret. {New Latin sulphurētum. See sulphur, uret} …   Australian English dictionary

  • sulphuret — sulˈphuret / fū ret/ noun (obsolete) A sulphide transitive verb (sulˈphuretting or (esp US) sul phureting; sulˈphuretted or (esp US) sul phureted) To impregnate, treat or combine with sulphur • • • Main Entry: ↑sulphur …   Useful english dictionary

  • sulphuret of zinc — Blende, black jack, mock lead, false galena …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Golden sulphuret of antimony — Golden Gold en (g[=o]ld n), a. [OE. golden; cf. OE. gulden, AS. gylden, from gold. See {Gold}, and cf. {Guilder}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made of gold; consisting of gold. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of gold; as, the golden grain. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cinnabar — n. 1. Red sulphuret of mercury (native), bi sulphuret of mercury. 2. Vermilion, red sulphuret of mercury (artificial). 3. Dragon s blood (juice of the Calamus draco) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Aquila Chrysaetos — Golden Gold en (g[=o]ld n), a. [OE. golden; cf. OE. gulden, AS. gylden, from gold. See {Gold}, and cf. {Guilder}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made of gold; consisting of gold. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of gold; as, the golden grain. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bisulphuret — Bi*sul phu*ret, n. [Pref. bi + sulphuret.] (Chem.) See {Bisulphide}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • black-breasted plover — Golden Gold en (g[=o]ld n), a. [OE. golden; cf. OE. gulden, AS. gylden, from gold. See {Gold}, and cf. {Guilder}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made of gold; consisting of gold. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of gold; as, the golden grain. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blue-eyed yellow warbler — Golden Gold en (g[=o]ld n), a. [OE. golden; cf. OE. gulden, AS. gylden, from gold. See {Gold}, and cf. {Guilder}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made of gold; consisting of gold. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of gold; as, the golden grain. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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