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  • n. Any of a series of complex basic sulphur compounds analogous to the sulphines.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any one of a series of complex basic sulphur compounds analogous to the sulphines.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In organic chemistry, the class-name of cyclic sulphinic anhydrids which resemble the betains and contain the group where R is a hydrocarbon radical such as methyl (CH3).

Etymologies

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thio- + ether + sulphine

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