sulfite process

noun

Definition of sulfite process

: an acid process for making pulp from wood in which chips are cooked at high temperature and pressure in a solution of bisulfite of calcium, magnesium, sodium, or ammonium

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“Sulfite process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sulfite%20process. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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