Sentence Examples

  • Mineral water quenched my thirst more than any other beverage.
  • The bottom is formed by a water-tank and the ashes are quenched here.
  • His new occupations by no means quenched his literary activity.
  • His mathematical enthusiasm was for the time completely quenched, and during two years the printed volume of his Mecanique, which he had seen only in manuscript, lay unopened beside him.
  • For its extraction from zircon the mineral is heated and quenched in water to render it brittle, and then reduced to a fine powder, which is fused with three to four parts of acid potassium fluoride in a platinum crucible.