sulfide

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valuable silver ore consisting of silver sulfide (Ag2S) argentite
toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium; occurs in several allotropic forms; a stable grey metallike allotrope conducts electricity better in the light than in the dark and is used in photocells; occurs in sulfide ores (as pyrite) atomic number 34 , Se , selenium
ore that is the chief source of zinc; consists largely of zinc sulfide in crystalline form blende , sphalerite , zinc blende
toxic war gas with sulfide based compounds that raises blisters and attacks the eyes and lungs; there is no known antidote blistering agent , dichloroethyl sulfide , mustard agent , mustard gas , sulfur mustard
yellow sulfide used chiefly as a pigment cadmium sulfide
pigment of cadmium sulfide and barium sulfate varying in hue from lemon yellow to orange cadmium yellow
yellow copper ore (CuFeS2) made up of copper and iron sulfide chalcopyrite , copper pyrites
heavy reddish mineral consisting of mercuric sulfide; the chief source of mercury cinnabar
chemical (usually a sulfide) used to remove hair or wool or bristles from hides depilatory
lead sulfide galena
soft blue-grey mineral; lead sulfide; a major source of lead galena
rare reddish-grey mineral consisting of a copper iron germanium sulfide germanite
sulfide having the unpleasant smell of rotten eggs hydrogen sulfide
laboratory apparatus for producing a gas (usually hydrogen sulfide) by the action of a liquid on a solid without heating Kipp's apparatus
brownish iron sulfide mineral (FeS) having weak magnetic properties magnetic pyrites , pyrrhotine , pyrrhotite
mixture of sulfides that forms when sulfide metal ores are smelted matte
yellow mineral consisting of nickel sulfide; a minor source of nickel millerite
cadmium sulfide containing zinc zinc cadmium sulfide
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