Sentence Examples


  • By conducting the chlorination in alkaline solution, A.
  • Germanium compounds on fusion with alkaline carbonates and sulphur form salts known as thiogermanates.
  • Soc., 1891, p. 771) by electrolysing solutions of the alkaline bisulphates.
  • Soaps give an alkaline reaction and have a decided acrid taste; in a pure condition - a state never reached in practice - they have neither smell nor colour.
  • Its property of absorbing large proportions of water, up to 80%, and yet present the appearance of a hard solid body, makes the material a basis for the hydrated soaps, smooth and marbled, in which water, sulphate of soda, and other alkaline solutions, soluble silicates, fuller's earth, starch, &c. play an important and bulky part.