sulfofication

noun sul·fo·fi·ca·tion \ˌsəlfəfə̇ˈkāshən\

Definition of sulfofication

plural

-s

  1. :  a process of oxidation by which sulfur and sulfur compounds (such as sulfides) are converted into sulfates especially in soils by the agency of bacteria

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Origin and Etymology of sulfofication

sulf- + -fication


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