Sentence Examples


  • By conducting the chlorination in alkaline solution, A.
  • Acids have practically no action on the metal, but it is soluble in solutions of the alkaline hypochlorites.
  • In alkaline solution, potassium permanganate oxidizes it to inactive tartaric acid and carbon dioxide (0.
  • Group II.: the alkaline earth metals Ca, Sr, Ba, and also Be (GI), Mg, Zn, Cd, divalent; Hg, monovalent and divalent.
  • The oxides of type RO are soluble in water, the solution possessing a strongly alkaline reaction and rapidly absorbing carbon dioxide on exposure; they are basic in character and dissolve readily in acids with the formation of the corresponding salts.