Associations to the word «Sulfide»


SULFIDE, noun. (American spelling) (chemistry) Any compound of sulfur and a metal or other electropositive element or group.
SULFIDE OF CARBON, noun. (obsolete) (chemistry) carbon disulfide

Dictionary definition

SULFIDE, noun. A compound of sulphur and some other element that is more electropositive.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats