Sulphurize
Sulphurize Sul"phur*ize, v. t. (Chem.) To combine or impregnate with sulphur or any of its compounds; as, to sulphurize caoutchouc in vulcanizing. [1913 Webster]

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  • sulphurize — (Amer.) sul·phu·rize || sÊŒlfjÊŠraɪz / fjÊŠÉ™r v. treat with sulphur; fumigate with sulphur or sulphur dioxide (also sulphurise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sulphurize — v.tr. (also ise, US sulfurize) = SULPHURate. Derivatives: sulphurization n. Etymology: F sulfuriser (as SULPHUR) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sulphurized — sulphurize (Amer.) sul·phu·rize || sÊŒlfjÊŠraɪz / fjÊŠÉ™r v. treat with sulphur; fumigate with sulphur or sulphur dioxide (also sulphurise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sulphurizes — sulphurize (Amer.) sul·phu·rize || sÊŒlfjÊŠraɪz / fjÊŠÉ™r v. treat with sulphur; fumigate with sulphur or sulphur dioxide (also sulphurise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sulphurizing — sulphurize (Amer.) sul·phu·rize || sÊŒlfjÊŠraɪz / fjÊŠÉ™r v. treat with sulphur; fumigate with sulphur or sulphur dioxide (also sulphurise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Sulphurate — Sul phu*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sulphurated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sulphurating}.] (Chem.) To sulphurize. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sulphurated — Sulphurate Sul phu*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sulphurated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sulphurating}.] (Chem.) To sulphurize. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sulphurating — Sulphurate Sul phu*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sulphurated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sulphurating}.] (Chem.) To sulphurize. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulfur — 1. noun /ˈsʌl.fə,ˈsʌl.fɚ/ a) A chemical element (symbol S) with an atomic number of 16. b) A yellowish green colour, like that of sulfur. Syn: brimstone See Also: desulfurize, desulphurise, desulphurize …   Wiktionary

  • sullage — sul·lage səl ij n SEWAGE Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. sulpha SULFA sulphacetamide SULFACETAMIDE sulphacetimide SULFACETAMIDE sulphadiazine SULFADIAZINE… …   Medical dictionary

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