oxysulfide

noun
oxy·​sulfide | \ ¦äksē+ \

Definition of oxysulfide

: a compound of oxygen and sulfur with an element or radical that may be regarded as a sulfide in which part of the sulfur is replaced by oxygen

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History and Etymology for oxysulfide

International Scientific Vocabulary oxy- + sulfide

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“Oxysulfide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxysulfide. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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