noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1894 any of a class of organic compounds characterized by an SO group with its sulfur atom having two bonds with carbon

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  • Sulfoxide — A sulfoxide is a chemical compound containing a sulfinyl functional group attached to two carbon atoms. Sulfoxides can be considered as oxidized sulfides. (The use of the alternative spelling sulphoxide is discouraged by IUPAC.) An example of a… …   Wikipedia

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  • Sulfoxide — Sulfoxyde Groupe sulfinyle Un sulfoxyde est un composé chimique contenant un groupe fonctionnel sulfinyle attaché à deux atomes de carbone. Les sulfoxydes peuvent être considérés comme des thioéthers oxydés. Un exemple de sulfoxyde présent dans… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sulfoxide — sulf•ox•ide [[t]sʌlˈfɒk saɪd[/t]] n. chem. any of the organic compounds with the radical SO, as dimethyl sulfoxide • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • sulfoxide — sulfoksidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė R₂SO atitikmenys: angl. sulfoxide rus. сульфоксид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • sulfoxide — ˌsəlˈfäkˌsīd, ksə̇d noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary sulf + oxide : any of a class of organic compounds that are characterized by the sulfinyl group doubly united by means of its sulfur with carbon (as with two hydrocarbon… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sulfoxide — noun Any compound of general formula RS=O …   Wiktionary

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