- (tr) to treat or combine with sulphur
Examples from the Web for sulphuret
Historical Examples of sulphuret
The best remedy is probably a solution of sulphuret of potassium.Our Common Insects
Alpheus Spring Packard
The one is galena, a sulphuret of lead; the other, pyrites, a sulphuret of iron.
Masses of sulphuret of zinc, in the form of blende, were noticed at this locality.The Indian in his Wigwam
Henry R. Schoolcraft
This is considered to be a mixture of sulphuret and oxide of mercury.
Thus the sulphuret of potassium was called liver of sulphur.