Sentence Examples


  • It is readily soluble in alcohol, ether and water.
  • Other products were soluble in the ether-alcohol mixture: they were less highly nitrated, and constituted the so-called collodion guncotton.
  • The purity men love is like the mists which envelop the earth, and not like the azure ether beyond.
  • The result, was in Helmholtz's words, to establish beyond doubt that ordinary light consists of electrical vibrations in an all-pervading ether which possesses the properties of an insulator and of a magnetic medium.
  • The crystalline form appears to be due entirely to the carotin, which can be artificially crystallized from an alcohol or ether solution.