Sentence Examples


  • The acid is thus obtained in colourless rhombic prisms of the composition C 6 H 8 0 7 +H 2 0.
  • Prisms deflect rays of light towards their bases.
  • The hydrated salt forms rose-red prisms, readily soluble in water to a red solution, and in alcohol to a blue solution.
  • These three adjustments having been made, the prisms P3 and P4 are removed and replaced by another prism in which the silvering is arranged as in fig.
  • It forms quadratic prisms, having a violet reflex and insoluble in boiling hydrochloric acid.