Sentence Examples

  • The largest pond is as sensitive to atmospheric changes as the globule of mercury in its tube.
  • Mercury is found in New South Wales and Queensland.
  • The principal mining product is mercury, extracted at Idria, while iron and copper ore, zinc and coal are also found.
  • A battery with a sufficient number of cells is connected to these two electrodes so as to pass a current through the mercury vapour, negative electricity proceeding from the mercury cathode to the iron anode.
  • Even in the Leiden papyrus the astronomical symbols for the sun and moon are used to denote gold and silver, and in the Meteorologica of Olympiodorus lead is attributed to Saturn, iron to Mars, copper to Venus, tin to Hermes (Mercury) and electrum to Jupiter.

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