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date: 19 May 2022

hydrogen sulphide (sulphuretted hydrogen) 

A Dictionary of Chemistry
Jonathan LawJonathan Law, Richard RennieRichard Rennie

A gas, H2S, with an odour of rotten eggs; r.d. 1.54 (liquid); m.p. –85.5°C; b.p. –60.7°C. It is soluble in water and ethanol and may be prepared by the action of mineral acids on metal sulphides, typically hydrochloric acid on iron(II) sulphide (... ...

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