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or phos·pho·ret·ted

adjective Chemistry.
  1. phosphureted.
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adjective Chemistry.
  1. combined with phosphorus, especially in its lowest valence state.
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Also phosphoreted, phosphoretted, phos·phu·ret·ted.

Origin of phosphureted

phosphuret phosphide (see phosph-, -uret) + -ed3
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Examples from the Web for phosphoretted

Historical Examples

  • The whole of the phosphorus compounds contained in the gas are to be calculated as phosphoretted hydrogen.

    Acetylene, The Principles Of Its Generation And Use

    F. H. Leeds

  • The last of the most important gaseous products of decomposition are sulphuretted and phosphoretted hydrogen.