sulfuric etymology

English word sulfuric comes from French sulfurique ((chemistry) sulfuric / sulphuric.)

Detailed word origin of sulfuric

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sulfurique French (fra) (chemistry) sulfuric / sulphuric.
sulfuric English (eng) (American spelling, chemistry) Of, or relating to sulfur, especially in its higher oxidation state.

Words with the same origin as sulfuric

Descendants of sulfurique
chlorosulfate chlorosulfuric acid hydrosulfuric nitrosylsulfuric acid peroxydisulfuric acid persulfuric acid pyrosulphuric acid thiosulfuric acid