How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"thio" is from "theion" (sulfur) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "sulfur" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Thiobacteria formed a corrosive medium, which caused metal destruction.|
|Thiamin, also called vitamin B1, is used in many different body functions.|