Sentence Examples

  • On boiling their solution in caustic alkalis, ammonia is liberated.
  • Iron, which stands so well against aqueous alkalis, is most violently attacked by the fused reagents.
  • It is a crystalline solid, which melts at 30° C. and boils at 190 8° C. Fusion with alkalis converts it into salicylic acid.
  • The alkalis are used almost exclusively in the condition of caustic lyessolutions of their respective hydrates in water.
  • Toilet soaps of common quality are perfumed by simple melting and stirring into the mass some cheap odorous body that is not affected by alkalis under the influence of heat.