/ (daɪˈsʌlfaɪd) /
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any chemical compound containing two sulphur atoms per moleculeAlso called (not in technical usage): bisulphide
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Words nearby disulphide
disulfide, disulfiram, disulfoton, disulfuric, disulphate, disulphide, disulphuric acid, disunify, disunion, disunionist, disunite
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How to use disulphide in a sentence
Methyl disulphide is colorless, but methyldiselenide is a reddish yellow liquid.
After the solution was boneblacked, the yellow precipitate was recrystallized from carbon disulphide.
Pyrite, pī′rīt, n. native iron disulphide of a pale-yellow colour and very hard—also Iron pyrites.
Marcasite is thus the less stable of the two modifications of iron disulphide.
It is readily soluble in carbon disulphide, forming a yellow solution.An Elementary Study of Chemistry|William McPherson