sulfurate

[suhl-fyuh-reyt, -fuh-]
verb (used with object), sul·fu·rat·ed, sul·fu·rat·ing.
  1. to combine, treat, or impregnate with sulfur, the fumes of burning sulfur, etc.

Origin of sulfurate

From the Latin word sulphurātus, dating back to 1750–60. See sulfur, -ate1
Related formssul·fu·ra·tion, nounsul·fu·ra·tor, noun
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