from The Century Dictionary.
- Producing sulphur: applied to certain bacteria, as Beggiatoa and Thiothrix, which are capable of oxidizing sulphureted hydrogen and producing free sulphur.
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- adjective biology That converts
sulfideinto elemental sulfuror into organicsulfur compounds
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