Definition of sulphuretted in English:


Line breaks: sul¦phur|et¦ted
Pronunciation: /ˌsʌlfjʊˈrɛtɪd
(also sulfuretted)


Containing sulphur in combination.
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  • Soon, as they got away from the sea, it began to smell bad with the bad egg, sulphuretted hydrogen smell of marsh gas.
  • Hydrogen sulphide, often called sulphuretted hydrogen, is a colourless gas, having a sweetish taste, and an odour like that of bad eggs.
  • Manby set up an engineering works at Charenton, entrusting its management to Daniel Wilson, a chemist who was the first to patent the use of ammonia for removing sulphuretted hydrogen from gas.

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