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Synonyms for sulfur
ˈsʌl fərsul·fur

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  1. sulfuradjective

    A yellowish green colour, like that of sulfur.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. sulfur, S, sulphur, atomic number 16verb

    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)

    due south, entropy, southward, sec, reciprocal ohm, south, second, siemens, atomic number 16, randomness, sulphur, mho

  2. sulphur, sulfurverb

    treat with sulphur in order to preserve

    "These dried fruits are sulphured"


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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sulfur":

    sulphur, brimstone, sulphide, sulfide, sulphuric

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. sulfur


  2. Sulfur

    Brimstone, flowers of sulfur, sulphur

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  1. Esther Zulu:

    When sulfur comes out ... you vomit and you have diarrhea, we just want a big bus to go to the president.

  2. Paul Adkins:

    There is simply not enough low-sulfur petcoke in the world today to support the global aluminum industry if China stops producing high-sulfur petcoke.

  3. Deborah Marshall:

    The fuel costs to operate on LNG is approximately half of what it cost to operate on ultra-low sulfur marine diesel.

  4. John Richie:

    For decades it has been understood that diets restricting sulfur amino acids were beneficial for longevity in animals, this study provides the first epidemiologic evidence that excessive dietary intake of sulfur amino acids may be related to chronic disease outcomes in humans.

  5. Wendy Stovall:

    The people that are choosing to stay there are really putting themselves at risk from the sulfur dioxide, it's at lethal concentration.

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