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Sulfur vs. Sulfa

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Sulfurnoun

(uncountable) A chemical element (symbol S) with an atomic number of 16.

Sulfaadjective

Of or containing sulfanilamide.

Sulfurnoun

A yellowish green colour, like that of sulfur.

Sulfanoun

A sulfanilamide.

Sulfuradjective

Of a yellowish green colour, like that of sulfur.

Sulfanoun

antibacterial consisting of any of several synthetic organic compounds capable of inhibiting the growth of bacteria that require PABA

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Sulfurverb

(transitive) To treat with sulfur, or a sulfur compound, especially to preserve or to counter agricultural pests.

Sulfurnoun

an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)

Sulfurverb

treat with sulphur in order to preserve;

‘These dried fruits are sulphured’;

Sulfur

Sulfur (in British English: sulphur) is a chemical element with the symbol S and atomic number 16. It is abundant, multivalent and nonmetallic.

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