desulphurize

desulfurize

[dee-suhl-fyuh-rahyz, -fuh-]
verb (used with object), desulfurized, desulfurizing.
to free from sulfur.
Also, desulphurize;, especially British, desulfurise.


Origin:
1860–65; de- + sulfurize

desulfurization, noun
desulfurizer, noun
nondesulfurization, noun
nondesulfurized, adjective
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desulphurize or desulphurise (diːˈsʌlfjʊˌraɪz)
 
vb
to free or become free from sulphur
 
desulphurise or desulphurise
 
vb
 
desulphuri'zation or desulphurise
 
n
 
desulphuri'sation or desulphurise
 
n
 
de'sulphurizer or desulphurise
 
n
 
de'sulphuriser or desulphurise
 
n

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