See also: thio

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • thi- (before vowels)

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek θεῖον (theîon, sulfur).

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

thio-

  1. (chemistry) containing sulfur / sulphur, especially a compound in which oxygen has been replaced by this element
    • 2013, Henri A. Favre and Warren H. Powell, eds., Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry, 765:
      Chalcogen analogues of monocarboxylic acids with retained names may also be named by placing the prefix ‘thio’, ‘seleno’, or ‘telluro’ in front of the name of the acid.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek θεῖον (theîon, Sulfur)

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

PrefixEdit

thio-

  1. thio-

Derived termsEdit

Category Dutch words prefixed with thio- not found

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek θεῖον (theîon, Sulfur)

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

thio-

  1. thio-

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