Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In chem., a substance used to combine with and so remove sulphur from something else, as scrapiron used in the reduction of metallic antimony from its sulphid.

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Examples

  • They also threw dead fish and clams that had been found days after a fire broke out in a residual desulphurizer at Formosa Petrochemical Corp's petrochemical complex on Sunday night.

    Taipei Times

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