sulfite


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Related to sulfite: hyposulfite, sulfite oxidase

sul·fite

 (sŭl′fīt′)
n.
The divalent anionic group SO3, derived from sulfurous acid, or a compound containing this group.

sul·fit′ic (-fĭt′ĭk) adj.

sulfite

(ˈsʌlfaɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) the US preferred spelling of sulphite

sul•fite

(ˈsʌl faɪt)

n.
1. a salt or ester of sulfurous acid.
2. any sulfite-containing compound, esp. one that is used in foods or drug products as a preservative.
[1780–90]
sul•fit′ic (-ˈfɪt ɪk) adj.
Translations

sulfite

n sulfito
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