Sentence Examples


  • The scums then settle down to the bottom of the cone, whence they are run off to the scum tank.
  • The lead is melted down slowly, when the impurities separate in the form of a scum (dross), which is easily removed.
  • I figured you'd be so busy defending the scum of the earth you wouldn't have a minute to spare.
  • Since the specific gravity of hot liquor is less than that of cold liquor, and since the specific gravity of the scum and particles of.
  • When kept fused in the presence of air lead readily takes up oxygen, with the formation at first of a dark-coloured scum, and then of monoxide PbO, the rate of oxidation increasing with the temperature.