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Medical Term:

sulfide

Pronunciation: sul'fid

Definition:

  1. A compound of sulfur in which the sulfur has a valence of -2; Na2S, HgS.
  2. A thioether (R—S—R', such as lanthionine).

Synonym(s): sulfuret

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