Sentence Examples


  • It forms small needles, very sparingly soluble in water.
  • Heaths and Australian plants must be very sparingly watered, and kept with only fire heat enough to repel frost.
  • The referendum has been sparingly used in matters of local concern.
  • Its specific gravity is about 9; it is sparingly soluble in water, but readily dissolves in acids and molten alkalis.
  • With picric acid it forms a sparingly soluble picrate, which melts at 145 0 C. On the condition of phenanthrene in alcoholic solution see R.