Sentence Examples

  • When ignited, picric acid burns quietly with a smoky flame.
  • They also remove the skull, and the skin is then dried in a smoky hut.
  • The hard ore is siliceous, and fine crystallized specimens occur in association with smoky quartz.
  • The Hevea product is obtained annually by tapping the trees and coagulating the sap over a smoky fire, but the caucho is procured by felling the tree and collecting the sap in a hollow in the ground where it is coagulated by stirring in a mixture of soap and the juice of a plant called vetilla.
  • South of Lake Alelbad is a volcano called Artali or Erta-ale ("the smoky"), and farther to the S.E., in about 13° 15' N., is the peak of Afdera, which was in eruption in June 1907.