Sentence Examples


  • These in their simplest form are cans filled with water, which is heated by immersing them in a vessel containing boiling water.
  • He weighed out a lump of gold and of silver of the same weight as the crown; and, immersing the three in succession in water, he found they spilt over measures of water in the ratio:: A or 33: 24: 44; thence it follows that the gold: silver alloy of the crown was as I I: 9 by weight.
  • Guncotton is made by immersing cleaned and dried cotton waste in a mixture of strong nitric and sulphuric acids.
  • The first of these was found by immersing the hydrometer in pure water, and marking the stem at the level of the surface.
  • 19, in which P is the preparation, 0 the object-point in it, D the cover slip, I the immersing fluid, and L the front lens).