Sentence Examples

  • It is a colourless liquid, possessing a peppermint odour and boiling at 155° C. Nitric acid oxidizes it to adipic acid.
  • Mayer (Ann., 18 93, 2 75, p. 363) obtained azelain ketone, C,H140, a liquid of peppermint odour.
  • Owing to the climate other countries are less favoured, although lavender and peppermint are largely cultivated at Mitcham in Surrey, in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
  • Lavender and peppermint oils of English origin rank as the best qualities.
  • Michigan produces the bulk of the peppermint crop of the United States, and it is in the front rank as a fruit-producing state.