Sentence Examples


  • Of lime and a small quantity of agricultural treacle; the latter is prepared by dissolving 3 oz.
  • Lights are extinguished at night, to lay some treacle on a piece of wood afloat on a broad basin of water.
  • For statuary, and "undercut" work generally, an elastic mould - of glue and treacle (80: 20 parts) - may be used; the mould, when set, is waterproofed by immersion in a solution of potassium bichromate followed by exposure to sunlight, or in some other way.
  • In connexion with the cultivation of potatoes, factories are established for making spirits, treacle, potato-meal, and straw-paper.
  • In earlier times the coquito palm (Jubaea spectabilis) was to be found throughout this part of Chile, but it has been almost completely destroyed for its saccharine sap, from which a treacle was made.

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