Sentence Examples

  • Large deposits of alum occur close to the village of Bulladelah, 30 m.
  • It is said to yield well, and a quantity of the manufactured alum is sent to Sydney for local consumption.
  • The modern town in the immediate neighbourhood, still known as Fokia, was founded by the Genoese in 1421 on account of the rich alum mines in the neighbourhood.
  • Alum and blue vitriol (sulphate of copper) are manufactured from decomposed schists at Khetri in Shaikhawati.
  • P. Granville put into practice between Alum Bay in the Isle of Wight and the Needles lighthouse a method which depends upon conduction through sea water.

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