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sulphinyl

/ (ˈsʌlfənɪl) /

noun

(modifier) another term (no longer in technical usage) for thionyl

Nearby words

sulphanilamide, sulphate, sulphate-resisting cement, sulphatise, sulphide, sulphinyl, sulphite, sulphonamide, sulphonate, sulphone, sulphonic acid

Word Origin for sulphinyl

C20: from sulf- + -in + -yl
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