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sulfonic

[ suhl-fon-ik ]
/ sʌlˈfɒn ɪk /
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Origin of sulfonic

First recorded in 1870–75; sulfone + -ic
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How to use sulfonic in a sentence

  • The name of this is sodium ditolyl-disazo-beta-naphthylamine-6-sulfonic-beta-naphthylamine-3.6-disulfonate.

    Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson

Medical definitions for sulfonic

sulfonic
[ sŭl-fŏnĭk ]

adj.
Of or relating to the chemical group SO2OH.
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