Sentence Examples


  • By dry distillation it gives ammonium cyanide.
  • Thenard stated that yeast was the cause of fermentation, and held it to be of an animal nature, since it contained nitrogen and yielded ammonia on distillation, nor was it conclusively proved that the yeast cell was the originator of fermentation until the researches of C. Cagniard de la Tour, T.
  • Sugarmaking, the distillation of rice-spirit, silk-weaving, fishing and the preparation of a fish-sauce (nuoc-mam) made from decayed fish, and the manufacture of salt from sea-water and of lime are carried on in many localities.
  • AlcohoLThe distillation of alcohol is in the hands of three classes of persons.
  • Berzelius by the dry distillation of tartaric or racemic acids (Pogg.

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