Sentence Examples

  • Compared with nonmetallic solids, they in general are good conductors of heat and of electricity.
  • SILICON [[[symbol]] Si, atomic weight 28.3 (0=16)], a nonmetallic chemical element.
  • SELENIUM [[[symbol]] Se, atomic weight 79.2 (0 =16)], a nonmetallic chemical element, discovered in 1817 by J.
  • The chlorides of the nonmetallic elements are usually volatile fuming liquids of low boilingpoint, which can be distilled without decomposition and are decomposed by water.
  • 46 (1888); Florida, South Carolina and Canadian Phosphates, by C. C. Hoyer Miller (London, 1892); and The Nonmetallic Minerals, by G.