Sentence Examples

  • The result of this drainless irrigation is an efflorescence of salt on the surface of the field.
  • The evidence for it is not to be confused with that for the law of rapid efflorescence of groups just considered.
  • He pointed to the efflorescence of new forms that had come into existence under the protection of man.
  • The manufacture of glass, also practised in Egypt, demanded a knowledge of sodium or potassium carbonates; the former occurs as an efflorescence on the shores of certain lakes; the latter was obtained from wood ashes.
  • Wall-saltpetre or lime saltpetre, calcium nitrate, Ca(N03)2, is found as an efflorescence on the walls of stables; it is now manufactured in large quantities by fixing atmospheric nitrogen, i.e.

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