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- adj. Alternative spelling of sulfonic.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or derived from, a sulphone; -- used specifically to designate any one of a series of acids (regarded as acid ethereal salts of sulphurous acid) obtained by the oxidation of the mercaptans, or by treating sulphuric acid with certain aromatic bases (as benzene).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Containing the acid radical SO2OH.
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