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- n. diethyldisulfide (C2H5)2S2
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A colorless oily liquid, (C2H5)2S2, having a strong garlic odor; -- called also ethyl disulphide. By extension, any one of the series of related compounds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A colorless oil, (C2H5)2S2, prepared by the distillation of a mixture of potassium ethyl sulphate, potassium disulphid, and water. It boils at 152.8–153.4° C. under 730 millimeters pressure and has an odor of garlic. Also called diethyl sulphid.
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