noun Etymology: New Latin, from sulf- + -onium Date: 1885 a monovalent group or cation SH3 or derivative SR3

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  • sulfonium — ˌsəlˈfōnēəm noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from sulf + onium : a univalent cation H3S+ or radical H3S analogous to oxonium with sulfur in place of oxygen and known especially in the form of organic derivatives (as triethyl sulfonium iodide) made …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sulfonium — Sulfoniumverbindungen sind eine Stoffgruppe organisch chemischer Verbindungen, die ein positiv geladenes Schwefelatom mit drei Substituenten enthalten. Ihre allgemeine Strukturformel ist R S+R*R**, wobei R, R* und R** kohlenstoffhaltige Reste… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • sulfonium — /sul foh nee euhm/, n. Chem. the positively charged group H3S+, its salts, or their substitute products. [1890 95; SULF(UR) + (AMM)ONIUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • sulfonium — noun the univalent HS cation, derived from sulfane …   Wiktionary

  • Sulfonium — Sul|fo|ni|um [↑ Sulf u. ↑ onium], das; s: Bez. für das Kation [SH3]+, z. B. Trichlorsulfonium, Methylmethioninsulfoniumchlorid. Als Substituent erhält das S. Ion das Präfix Sulfonio , z. B. Dimethylsulfonio …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sulfonium — sul·fo·ni·um or chiefly Brit sul·pho·ni·um .səl fō nē əm n a monovalent group or cation SH3 or derivative SR3 …   Medical dictionary

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