Bisulphide
Bisulphide Bi*sul"phide, n. [Pref. bi- + sulphide.] (Chem.) A sulphide having two atoms of sulphur in the molecule; a disulphide, as in iron pyrites, FeS2; -- less frequently called bisulphuret. [1913 Webster]

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  • bisulphide — noun alternative spelling of bisulfide …   Wiktionary

  • bisulphide — n. compound containing two sulfuric atoms …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bisulphide — /baɪˈsʌlfaɪd/ (say buy sulfuyd) noun → disulphide. Also, bisulfide …   Australian English dictionary

  • bisulphide — bīsulphˈide noun A disulphide • • • Main Entry: ↑bisulphate …   Useful english dictionary

  • carbon bisulphide — noun alternative spelling of carbon disulfide …   Wiktionary

  • carbon bisulphide — /kabən baɪˈsʌlfaɪd/ (say kahbuhn buy sulfuyd) noun (not in specialist use) → carbon disulphide …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bi- — [L. bis twice, which in composition drops the s, akin to E. two. See {Bis }, {Two}, and cf. {Di }, {Dis }.] [1913 Webster] 1. In most branches of science bi in composition denotes two, twice, or doubly; as, bidentate, two toothed; biternate,… …   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

  • Disulphide — Di*sul phide (?; 104), n. [Pref. di + sulphide.] (Chem.) A binary compound of sulphur containing two atoms of sulphur in each molecule; formerly called disulphuret. Cf. {Bisulphide}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bisulfide — /buy sul fuyd, fid/, n. Chem. a disulfide. Also, bisulphide. [1860 65; BI 1 + SULFIDE] * * * …   Universalium

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