Sentence Examples

  • The high volatility of gold in the presence of certain metals must also be considered.
  • The carbon bisulphide is really spreading all the while, but on account of its volatility is unable to reach any considerable distance.
  • For practical purposes the volatility of metals may be stated as follows: i.
  • The next higher members of the series are liquids of low boiling point also readily soluble in water, the solubility and volatility, however, decreasing with the increasing carbon content of the molecule, until the highest members of the series are odourless solids of high boiling point and are insoluble in water.
  • The reasoning given above is independent of the temperature, so that the variation with temperature of the osmotic pressure of a dilute solution must be the same as that of a gas, while Boyle's law must equally apply to both systems. Experimental evidence confirms these results, and extends them to the cases of non-volatile solutes - as is, indeed, to be expected, since volatility is merely a matter of degree.