sulphur point

/ˈsʌlfə pɔɪnt/ (say 'sulfuh poynt)

the temperature at which liquid sulphur is in equilibrium with its vapour at one standard atmosphere; equal to 444.6°C.
Also, sulfur point.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Sulphur inlay — is a rarely used technique for decorative surface inlay in wooden cabinetmaking.The technique originates in the 18th century, but was only used for a short period. Between 1765 and around 1820, German immigrant cabinetmakers in Lancaster County,… …   Wikipedia

  • Sulphur Springs, Texas — Infobox Settlement official name = Sulphur Springs, Texas settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location of Sulphur Springs, Texas mapsize1 = 250px map caption1 = subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • Sulphur Channel — The Sulphur Channel is a narrow inshore passage between Green Island and the northwest tip of Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. The Sulphur Channel is mainly used by small craft and inter island ferries passing between Victoria Harbour and the East… …   Wikipedia

  • Elk Point Group — Stratigraphic range: Middle Devonian …   Wikipedia

  • fixed point — /fɪkst ˈpɔɪnt/ (say fikst poynt) noun any accurately reproducible equilibrium temperature, as ice point, steam point, sulphur point and the triple point …   Australian English dictionary

  • SS Marine Sulphur Queen — The collected remains of the Marine Sulphur Queen, recovered February 1963. (U.S. Coast Guard) Career Name: SS Esso New Haven …   Wikipedia

  • White Sulphur Springs (Montana) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir White Sulphur Springs (homonymie). 46° 32′ 47″ N 110° 54′ 09″ W …   Wikipédia en Français

  • The Mines of Sulphur — is an opera in three acts by Richard Rodney Bennett, his first full length opera, composed in 1963. Beverley Cross wrote the libretto, based on his play Scarlet Ribbons , at the suggestion of Colin Graham, who eventually directed the first… …   Wikipedia

  • Towra Point Nature Reserve — is a nature reserve of convert|603.3|ha in southern Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.cite web|title=List of all parks reserves in NSW|url= Letter=T… …   Wikipedia

  • Potrero Point — San Francisco is the location of the earliest and most important industrial facilities in the Western United States on the eastern extension of San Francisco s Potrero Hill, a natural land mass extending into San Francisco Bay south of Mission… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.