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noun, Chemistry.
a process for making wood pulp by digesting wood chips in an acid liquor consisting of sulfurous acid and a salt, usually calcium bisulfite.


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  • Sulfite-pulp

    noun 1. wood pulp made by the sulfite process.

  • Sulfiting-agent

    [suhl-fahy-ting] /ˈsʌl faɪ tɪŋ/ noun 1. sulfite (def 2).

  • Sulfmethemoglobin

    sulfmethemoglobin sulf·met·he·mo·glo·bin (sŭlf’mět-hē’mə-glō’bĭn) or sulf·he·mo·glo·bin (sŭlf-hē’mə-) n. The complex formed by the reaction of a sulfide and hemoglobin in the presence of oxygen.

  • Sulfo

    adjective, Chemistry. 1. containing the sulfo group; sulfonic. 1. variant of sulf-, especially before a consonant: sulfocarbanilide. sulfo- or sulf- pref. Sulfur: sulfate.

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