Sentence Examples

  • Limestone is quarried at Buxton, Millersdale and Matlock for lime, fluxing and chemical purposes.
  • The first of these awarded damages to the company which had sustained a secondary boycott.
  • The temperature of the water varies from 98° to 130° Fahr.; in all cases it gives off carbonic acid gas and contains lime, magnesium and sodium products.
  • Westward to Houston and southward to about 32° 48' on the Alabama boundary and occupying a much larger area than the other Cretaceous formations, is the Selma chalk, called "Rotten Limestone" by Hilgard; it is made up of a material of great uniformity, - a soft chalky rock, white or pale blue, composed chiefly of tenacious clay, and white carbonate of lime in minute crystals.
  • The grape, Ogeechee lime (Nyssa capitata) and pawpaw are also native fruits.

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