Sentence Examples


  • It is soluble in alcohol, ether, chloroform and boiling water.
  • But then in 1853 Queen Victoria insisted on having chloroform during childbirth.
  • Of those given ether, 34% died, of those given chloroform, 44% died.
  • Suffragettes objected to the religious opposition to James Young Simpson 's use of chloroform in childbirth.
  • To mention only two, Joseph Lister was the first to practice antiseptic surgery and Sir James Young Simpson discovered chloroform anesthesia.

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