[suhl-fuh-sal-uh-zeen] /ˌsʌl fəˈsæl əˌzin/
a substance, C 1 8 H 1 4 N 4 O 5 S, used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis.
noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a class of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of sulfuric acid esters. sulfatase sul·fa·tase (sŭl’fə-tās’) n. Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of sulfuric acid esters and are found in animal tissues and bacteria.
noun 1. Chemistry. a salt or ester of sulfuric acid. verb (used with object), sulfated, sulfating. 2. to combine, treat, or impregnate with sulfuric acid, a sulfate, or sulfates. 3. to convert into a sulfate. 4. Electricity. to form a deposit of lead-sulfate compound on (the lead electrodes of a storage battery). verb (used without […]
noun 1. paper made from sulfate pulp.
verb (used with object) 1. to mention or introduce (an idea, proposition, plan, etc.) for consideration or possible action: The architect suggested that the building be restored. 2. to propose (a person or thing) as suitable or possible for some purpose: We suggested him for president. 3. (of things) to prompt the consideration, making, doing, […]