Sentence Examples

  • The acid is very deliquescent, and oxidizes on exposure to air to phosphoric acid.
  • It gives the normal sulphate as a yellow, deliquescent, amorphous mass when treated with nitric acid.
  • I t is deliquescent, and melts at 23° C. (M.
  • The mushroom is a semi-deliquescent fungus which rapidly falls into putridity in decay, whilst the champignon dries up into a leathery substance in the sun, but speedily revives and takes its original form again after the first shower.
  • Cadmium nitrate, Cd(N03)2.4H20, is a deliquescent salt, which may be obtained by dissolving either the metal, or its oxide or carbonate in dilute nitric acid.

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