sulphuret

noun /ˈsʌlfjərət/ (say 'sulfyuhruht)

1. sulphide.
verb (t) /ˈsʌlfjərɛt/ (say 'sulfyuhret) (sulphuretted, sulphuretting)
2. to treat or combine with sulphur.
Also, sulfuret. {New Latin sulphurētum. See sulphur, -uret}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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