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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A compound of sulphur and some other element that is more electropositive.

Usage examples (33)
  • Hydrogen sulfide is the chemical that gives farts their awful smell.
  • She was even taught how to brush the mixture of alcohol and zinc sulfide from the small rectangle glasses used for scintillation counting.
  • Selsun Blue, with menthol and 1% selenium sulfide, which is a common dandruff medication
  • The algae, when decomposing, can emit hydrogen sulfide, which is potentially deadly if inhaled. for more
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