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bisulfide

or bi·sul·phide

[ bahy-suhl-fahyd, -fid ]
/ baɪˈsʌl faɪd, -fɪd /
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noun Chemistry.
a disulfide.
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Origin of bisulfide

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

Medical definitions for bisulfide

bisulfide
[ bī-sŭlfīd′ ]

n.
disulfide
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