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  Definition of sulfur
  1. an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)
  2. treat with sulphur in order to preserve; "These dried fruits are sulphured"
Similar Words: S, sulphur, atomic number 16

 

Hyponyms: brimstone, native sulfur, native sulphur

 

Substance Meronyms: sulfide, sulphide, vitriol, oil of vitriol, sulfuric acid, sulphuric acid

 

Derivational Morphology: sulphur, S, atomic number 16

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: swael   Albanian: sulfur  
Armenian: ծծումբ   Basque: sufrea  
Belarusian: сера   Bosnian: sumpor  
Breton: soufr   Bulgarian: сяра  
Catalan: sofre   Chinese:  
Croatian: sumpor   Danish: svovl  
Dutch: zwavel   Esperanto: sulfuro  
Estonian: väävel   Finnish: rikki  
French: soufre   Frisian: swevel  
Galician: xofre   Georgian: გოგირდი  
German: Schwefel   Greek: θείο  
Hebrew: גופרית   Hungarian: kén  
Icelandic: brennisteinn   Indonesian: sulfur, belerang  
Interlingua: sulfure   Irish: rúibh  
Italian: zolfo   Japanese: 硫黄  
Korean:   Latin: sulfur, sulpur  
Latvian: sērs   Lithuanian: siera  
Macedonian: сулфур   Malay: sulfur, belerang  
Malayalam: ഗന്ധകം   Maltese: kubrit  
Norwegian: svovel   Polish: siarka  
Portuguese: enxofre   Romanian: sulf  
Russian: сера   Serbian: сумпор  
Slovak: síra   Slovene: žveplo  
Spanish: azufre   Swedish: svavel  
Tamil: கந்தகம்   Turkish: kükürt  
Ukrainian: сiрка   Vietnamese: lưu  
Welsh: sylffwr  
 
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