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  • n. Alternative form of sulfuration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of combining or impregnating with sulphur or its compounds; also, the state of being so combined or impregnated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of dressing or anointing with sulphur.
  • n. The act or process of impregnating, combining, or fumigating with sulphur; specifically, the subjection of a substance, such as straw-plait, silks, and woolens, to the action of sulphur or its fumes for the purpose of bleaching; also, the state of being impregnated with sulphur. Also sulphurization, sulphurisation.

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