Double sulphide
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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  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hydrogen sulphide — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Metallic sulphide — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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