sulfuric

adjective sul·fu·ric \ ˌsəl-ˈfyu̇r-ik \
variants: or chiefly British sulphuric
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of sulfuric

: of, relating to, or containing sulfur especially with a higher valence than sulfurous compounds
  • sulfuric esters

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1788

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sulfuric

adjective sul·fu·ric
variants: or chiefly British sulphuric play \ˌsəl-ˈfyu̇(ə)r-ik\

medical Definition of sulfuric

: of, relating to, or containing sulfur especially with a higher valence than sulfurous compounds
  • sulfuric esters

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