|1.||[ verb ] treat with sulphur in order to preserve|
"These dried fruits are sulphured"
|Related terms:||process sulfur|
|2.||[ noun ] (chemistry) an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)|
|Synonyms:||sulfur atomic_number_16 S|
|Related terms:||chemical_element brimstone vitriol sulfide|