sulfhydryl

noun
sulf·​hy·​dryl | \ ˌsəlf-ˈ(h)ī-drəl How to pronounce sulfhydryl (audio) \

Definition of sulfhydryl

: thiol sense 2 used chiefly in molecular biology

First Known Use of sulfhydryl

circa 1901, in the meaning defined above

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“Sulfhydryl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sulfhydryl. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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sulfhydryl

noun
sulf·​hy·​dryl
variants: or chiefly British sulphydryl \ ˌsəlf-​ˈ(h)ī-​drəl How to pronounce sulphydryl (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfhydryl

: thiol sense 2 used chiefly in molecular biology

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