or bi·sul·phide

[ bahy-suhl-fahyd, -fid ]

  1. a disulfide.

Origin of bisulfide

First recorded in 1860–65; bi-1 + sulfide

Words Nearby bisulfide Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use bisulfide in a sentence

  • The carbon bisulfide is best injected into the soil by means of a long-nosed syringe.

  • If beans, peas, corn or other Seeds become buggy, pour a little bisulfide of carbon (very inflammable) into them.