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Definition of Bisulfide
1. [n -S]
Medical Definition of Bisulfide
1. A compound of the anion HS-; an acid sulfide. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Bisulfide
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1. Subtropical Vegetable-gardening by Peter Henry Rolfs (1916)
"GASEOUS INSECTICIDES bisulfide of carbon proves very serviceable in destroying insects that are infesting seed and seed-storage rooms. ..."
2. Soils, Their Properties and Management by Thomas Lyttleton Lyon, Elmer Otterbein Fippin, Harry Oliver Buckman (1915)
"Effects of carbon bisulfide and heat on properties of soils. — Volatile antiseptics usually increase the productiveness of soils, although there may be at ..."
3. Citrus Fruits: An Account of the Citrus Fruit Industry, with Special by John Eliot Coit (1915)
"The use of carbon bisulfide for killing gophers is recommended where the soil is moist ... The bisulfide may be poured over a bunch of cotton waste or other ..."
4. Insects Injurious to the Household and Annoying to Man by Glenn Washington Herrick (1914)
"CARBON bisulfide The vapor of carbon bisulfide was probably first used ... Carbon bisulfide is a colorless water-like liquid one- fourth heavier than water. ..."
5. The Condensed Chemical Dictionary: A Reference Volume for All Requiring by Francis Mills Turner, Daniel Deronda Berolzheimer, William Parker Cutter, John Helfrich, Chemical Catalog Company, Inc (1920)
"Carbon bisulfide* (Carbon disulfide)CS2. Color and properties: Clear, colorless, inflammable liquid; almost odorless when pure; the commercial article has a ..."
6. Insect Pests of Farm, Garden and Orchard by Ezra Dwight Sanderson (1921)
"Dr. Fletcher, who has made the most thorough studies of practical methods for controlling this pest, states: "Fumigation with bisulfide of carbon is a sure ..."