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sulphide


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sulphide  \Sul"phide\,  n.  (Chem.) 
  A  binary  compound  of  sulphur,  or  one  so  regarded;  --  formerly 
  called  {sulphuret}. 
 
  {Double  sulphide}  (Chem.),  a  compound  of  two  sulphides. 
 
  {Hydrogen  sulphide}.  (Chem.)  See  under  {Hydrogen}. 
 
  {Metallic  sulphide},  a  binary  compound  of  sulphur  with  a 
  metal. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sulphide 
  n  :  a  compound  of  sulphur  and  some  other  element  that  is  more 
  electropositive  [syn:  {sulfide}] 




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