sulfite oxidase n.
An enzyme present in the liver that catalyzes the oxidation of inorganic sulfate ion with molecular oxygen.
noun 1. paper made from sulfite pulp.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a process for making wood pulp by digesting wood chips in an acid liquor consisting of sulfurous acid and a salt, usually calcium bisulfite.
noun 1. wood pulp made by the sulfite process.
[suhl-fahy-ting] /ˈsʌl faɪ tɪŋ/ noun 1. sulfite (def 2).