sublimed sulfur in the form of a fine yellow powder, used in medicine chiefly to kill parasites and fungi and to treat certain skin diseases.
- Flowers of sulphur
plural noun 1. minute crystals of sulphur obtained by condensing sulphur vapour on a cold surface
noun 1. a common slime mold, Fuligo septica, of the central and eastern U.S., having large sporophores and yellowish, foamy plasmodia, that during a wet growing season may spread to cover large areas of lawns, woody debris, and growing plants.
noun 1. . noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology. 1. a white or yellowish-white, amorphous, odorless, water-insoluble powder, ZnO, used chiefly as a paint pigment, in cosmetics, dental cements, matches, white printing inks, and opaque glass, and in medicine in the treatment of skin conditions. noun 1. a white insoluble powder used as a pigment in paints (zinc […]
[flou-uh-ree] /ˈflaʊ ə ri/ adjective, flowerier, floweriest. 1. covered with or having many . 2. decorated with floral designs. 3. rhetorically ornate or precious: flowery language. 4. resembling a in fragrance: a Rhine wine with a flowery aroma. /ˈflaʊərɪ/ adjective 1. abounding in flowers 2. decorated with flowers or floral patterns 3. like or suggestive […]