Sentence Examples


  • 'Results (excepting alcohol) are expressed in grams per litre, i.e.
  • In general analytical work the standard solution contains the equivalent weight of the substance in grammes dissolved in a litre of water.
  • Next 5 cc. of glacial acetic acid are added, the solution cooled, and 5 cc. of a solution of potassium iodide (300 grammes to the litre) and the standard solution of sodium thiosulphate run in from a burette until the brown colour has nearly disappeared.
  • The litre is equal to a cubic decimetre.
  • This was followed by the law of the 10th of December 1799 fixing definitely the value of the metre and of the kilogramme, or weight of a litre of water, and the new system became compulsory in 180r.