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  • The allotropy of elements, we meet this increasing resistance with increasing valency.
  • Osmond showed that the wonderful changes which thermal treatment andthe presence of certain foreign elements cause were due to allotropy, and from these and like teachings have come a rapid growth of the use of the so-called " alloy steels " in which, thanks to special composition and treatment, the iron exists in one or more of its remarkable allotropic states.
  • ALLOTROPY (Gr.
  • In 1845 a further contribution to the study of allotropy was made by Anton Schrotter, who investigated the transformations of yellow and red phosphorus, phenomena previously noticed by Berzelius, the inventor of the term " allotropy."
  • The allotropy of selenium was first investigated by Berzelius; and more fully in 1851 by J.
 

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