Claus process

noun
\ ˈklau̇sˌ- \

Definition of Claus process

: a process for converting hydrogen sulfide to elemental sulfur by oxidation with air

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History and Etymology for Claus process

after C. F. Claus fl1885 English chemist who helped develop it

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“Claus process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Claus%20process. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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