Definition of sulphuretted hydrogen in English:

sulphuretted hydrogen

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


  • archaic term for hydrogen sulphide.
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    • 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.

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