thionic

[ thahy-on-ik ]
/ θaɪˈɒn ɪk /

adjective Chemistry.

of or relating to sulfur.

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Origin of thionic

1875–80; < Greek theîon sulfur + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for thionic

thionic
/ (θaɪˈɒnɪk) /

adjective

of, relating to, or containing sulphur
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Medical definitions for thionic

thionic
[ thī-ŏnĭk ]

adj.

Of, relating to, containing, or derived from sulfur.
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