<chemistry> A hypothetical radical, SO4, regarded as forming the acid or negative constituent of sulphuric acid and the sulphates in electrolytic decomposition; so called in accordance with the binary theory of salts.

Alternative forms: sulphione.

(01 Mar 1998)

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