Sentence Examples


  • Its aqueous solution gradually decomposes with evolution of oxygen, behaves as a strong oxidant, and liberates iodine from potassium iodide.
  • Strong sulphuric acid in contact with it liberates first nitric acid and later oxides of nitrogen, leaving a charred residue or a brown solution according to the quantity of acid.
  • Rother, who appears under the name of Dietrich, sets out with an army, liberates the envoys and carries off the princess.
  • As the current flows it decomposes the liquid and liberates oxygen and hydrogen gases, which escape.
  • The aqueous solution of this salt liberates carbon dioxide on exposure to air or on heating, and becomes alkaline in reaction.