Definition of sulphurized in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsʌlfjʊrʌɪzd/
(also sulphurised, sulfurized)


Another term for sulphurated.



Pronunciation: /sʌlfjʊrʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • Therefore, significant quantities of carbohydrates reached the sea bed and were subsequently preserved by sulphurization and result in a significantly increased carbon sequestration to the sea-floor sediment.
  • This sulphurisation step prior to catalysis proper can be carried out in different manners.
  • In cognisance of these facts, therefore, it occurred to me to test whether electricity is developed at all during the sulphurization of either of these metals.

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