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A sulfide containing three sulfur atoms per molecule.
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(traɪˈsʌl faɪd, -fɪd)

a sulfide containing three sulfur atoms.
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Reformulated skim milk with serum protein isolate contained higher concentrations of hydrogen sulfide, carbon disulfide, dimethyl sulfide, dimethyl disulfide, dimethyl trisulfide and methional, compared to micellar casein concentrate-reformulated skim milk or skim milk after DSI or IND-UP.
Effects of antimony trisulfide ([Sb.sub.2][S.sub.3]) on sliding friction of automotive brake friction materials.
Saghy et al., "Analgesic effect of dimethyl trisulfide in mice is mediated by TRPA1 and sst4 receptors," Nitric Oxide, vol.
Tang et al., "Diallyl trisulfide ameliorates myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury by reducing oxidative stress and endoplasmic reticulum stress-mediated apoptosis in type 1 diabetic rats: role of SIRT1 activation," Apoptosis, vol.
Garlic essential oil (LASZLO Aromatologia Ltda., Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil), consisting of about 60% diallyl disulfide and 20% diallyl trisulfide, was added to the three treatments one hour before transferring the eggs to the incubators used in each of the water recirculation systems.
Tourillon, "Physicochemical characteristics of electrochemically deposited molybdenum sulfide and polypyrrole-tetrathiomolybdate/molybdenum trisulfide composite electrodes," Chemistry of Materials, vol.
Thiosulfinates (allyl sulfides), such as diallyl sulfide (DAS), diallyl disulfide (DADS), and diallyl trisulfide (DATS), are mainly present in garlic and onion (Allium family) [25].
putrefaciens), dimethyl trisulfide, and trimethylamine (aproduct of decomposition) [21].
For all the investigated onion landraces, quantitative analysis showed that di- and trisulfides, such as cis- and trans-methyl-1-propenyl disulfide, methyl-2-propenyl disulfide, dipropyl disulfide, cis- and trans-propenyl propyl disulfide, methyl propyl trisulfide, and dipropyl trisulfide, were the largest part, whose sum represents about 60% of S-compounds.