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[fos-fyuh-ret-id] /ˈfɒs fyəˌrɛt ɪd/
adjective, Chemistry
combined with phosphorus, especially in its lowest valence state.
Also, phosphoreted, phosphoretted, phosphuretted.
Origin of phosphureted
phosphuret phosphide (see phosph-, -uret) + -ed3 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Reader, did you ever see any one in the dark with their faces and hands rubbed over with phosphureted ether?

    The Gypsy Queen's Vow May Agnes Fleming

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