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variants or thi-
: containing sulfur in place of carbon or regarded as in place of carbon usually in place of the methylene group −CH2
compare aza-, oxa-


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: thi-

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Combining form (1)

International Scientific Vocabulary, from thi- + -a-

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“Thia-.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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