Sentence Examples


  • Kieselguhr, for it is too valuable as an absorbent of nitroglycerine, for the manufacture of dynamite, to be available for making pozzuolanic cement.
  • For antiseptic purposes it has been prepared as "bromum solidificatum," which consists of kieselguhr or similar substance impregnated with about 75% of its weight of bromine.
  • It crystallizes (in long needles) more easily when gently agitated during the cooling, or when mixed with such substances as kieselguhr.