sulfonic

adjective
sul·​fon·​ic | \ ˌsəl-ˈfä-nik How to pronounce sulfonic (audio) , -ˈfō- How to pronounce sulfonic (audio) \

Definition of sulfonic

: of, relating to, being, or derived from the monovalent acid group SO3H

First Known Use of sulfonic

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Sulfonic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sulfonic. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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sulfonic

adjective
sul·​fon·​ic
variants: or chiefly British sulphonic \ ˌsəl-​ˈfän-​ik How to pronounce sulphonic (audio) , -​ˈfōn-​ How to pronounce sulphonic (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfonic

: of, relating to, being, or derived from the monovalent acid group SO3H

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