Sentence Examples

  • The cognate industry of bleaching has been carried on since early in the 18th century, and large ironworks grew up in the latter half of the 19th century.
  • In the presence of water it frequently acts as a bleaching agent, the bleaching process in this case being one of reduction.
  • It is prepared on the industrial scale for the manufacture of sulphuric acid, for the preparation of sodium sulphate by the Hargreaves process, and for use as a bleaching-disinfecting agent and as a preservative.
  • The chief business is in butter, eggs, cattle and pigs, while bleaching, dyeing and shipbuilding are also carried on here.
  • The leading industries are ship-building, bleaching and the making of flax and glue.