Sentence Examples


  • The nitrogen is absorbed by the plant in some form of combination from the soil.
  • Up to very recently the original absorption and subsequent treatment of the carbon dioxide and the compounds of nitrogen has been called by the same term.
  • Manures), manufactured or imported, to state the percentage of the nitrogen, of the soluble and insoluble phosphates, and of the potash in each article sold, and this statement was to have the effect of a warranty.
  • Similar observations have been made in the case of various compounds of nitrogen, though these have not been so complex as the proteids.
  • Indicates that if 28 grammes of nitrogen could be made to unite directly with 16 grammes of oxygen to form nitrous oxide, the union would cause the absorption of 18500 calories.