Definition of sulfureted hydrogen in English:

sulfureted hydrogen

Syllabification: sul·fu·ret·ed hy·dro·gen


  • archaic term for hydrogen sulfide.
    More example sentences
    • A weak smell of sulphuretted hydrogen and sometimes chlorine gas is noting at Severo-Kurilsk.
    • All three workers were killed by sulfureted hydrogen while clearing a sewage well.
    • It is known that hydrogen sulphide or sulphuretted hydrogen is a foul-smelling, toxic, inflammable, corrosive and explosive gas.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space