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Related / Similar Words: S, sulphur, atomic number 16

 

Definition:
  • an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions);
  • treat with sulphur in order to preserve; "These dried fruits are sulphured";

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    Hyponyms: brimstone, native sulfur, native sulphur

     

    Substance Meronyms: sulfide, sulphide, vitriol, oil of vitriol, sulfuric acid, sulphuric acid

     

    Derivational Morphology: sulphur, S, atomic number 16

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: swael   Albanian: sulfur  
    Armenian: ծծումբ   Basque: sufrea  
    Belarusian: сера   Bosnian: sumpor  
    Breton: soufr   Bulgarian: сяра  
    Catalan: sofre   Chinese:  
    Croatian: sumpor   Danish: svovl  
    Dutch: zwavel   Esperanto: sulfuro  
    Estonian: väävel   Finnish: rikki  
    French: soufre   Frisian: swevel  
    Galician: xofre   Georgian: გოგირდი  
    German: Schwefel   Greek: θείο  
    Hebrew: גופרית   Hungarian: kén  
    Icelandic: brennisteinn   Indonesian: sulfur, belerang  
    Interlingua: sulfure   Irish: rúibh  
    Italian: zolfo   Japanese: 硫黄  
    Korean:   Latin: sulfur, sulpur  
    Latvian: sērs   Lithuanian: siera  
    Macedonian: сулфур   Malay: sulfur, belerang  
    Malayalam: ഗന്ധകം   Maltese: kubrit  
    Norwegian: svovel   Polish: siarka  
    Portuguese: enxofre   Romanian: sulf  
    Russian: сера   Serbian: сумпор  
    Slovak: síra   Slovene: žveplo  
    Spanish: azufre   Swedish: svavel  
    Tamil: கந்தகம்   Turkish: kükürt  
    Ukrainian: сiрка   Vietnamese: lưu  
    Welsh: sylffwr  
     
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