What does cadmium sulphide mean?

cadmium sulphide meaning in General Dictionary

ore of cadmium; an uncommon yellowish mineral composed of cadmium sulphide in crystalline form

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Mourlot has shown that aluminium sulphide, zinc sulphide and cadmium sulphide are the only sulphur compounds which can resist the heat of the electric furnace without decomposition or volatilization, and of these aluminium sulphide is the only one which is decomposed by water with the evolution of sulphuretted hydrogen.

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