Dictionary.com

dimethyl sulfoxide

[ suhl-fok-sahyd ]
/ sʌlˈfɒk saɪd /
Save This Word!

noun Chemistry.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of dimethyl sulfoxide

First recorded in 1960–65
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use dimethyl sulfoxide in a sentence

Medical definitions for dimethyl sulfoxide

dimethylsulfoxide
[ dī-mĕth′əl-sŭl-fŏksīd′ ]

n.
DMSO.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
FEEDBACK