Definition of Sulfur oxide

1. Noun. Any of several oxides of sulphur.

Exact synonyms: Sulphur Oxide
Generic synonyms: Oxide

Definition of Sulfur oxide

1. Noun. (chemistry) Any binary compound of sulfur and oxygen; either sulphur monoxide, sulfur dioxide or sulfur trioxide. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sulfur Oxide

sulfur cockatoo
sulfur cone
sulfur cycle
sulfur dibromide
sulfur dioxide
sulfur ether
sulfur fungus
sulfur hexafluoride
sulfur impression
sulfur match
sulfur mine
sulfur monoxide
sulfur mustard
sulfur nitride
sulfur ore
sulfur oxide (current term)
sulfur oxides
sulfur paintbrush
sulfur parakeet
sulfur pearl
sulfur print
sulfur pyrites
sulfur rain
sulfur salt
sulfur shower
sulfur soap
sulfur spring
sulfur tree
sulfur trioxide
sulfur tuft

Literary usage of Sulfur oxide

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1. The Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation Program: Technology Profiles (1993)
"The CBC minimized emissions of sulfur oxide, nitrogen oxide, and particulates. Other regulated pollutants were controlled to well below permit levels. ..."

2. International Energy Outlook 98: With Projections Thru 2020 edited by Mary Hutzler, Linda Doman, Arthur T. Anderson (1998)
"The Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 (CAAA) place a fixed cap on sulfur oxide emissions after January 1, 2000. As consumption grows so will emissions, ..."

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