Usage examples for ammonia

  1. Thus it is with nitrate of soda, sulphate of ammonia, acid phosphate, muriate and sulphate of potash, and all other fertilizer materials. – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  2. Lewis was left alone, quite helpless because of the ammonia fumes. – Tom Swift and his Electric Locomotive or, Two Miles a Minute on the Rails by Victor Appleton
  3. She smells the ammonia and then just tastes the headache- powder, a very foolish thing to do, for by the time Dr. Waterworth arrives he has two patients." – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  4. That woman below has told the janitor she is going to pour ammonia water down on my tomato plants tonight, and I am making a few small preparations. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. It wasn't really as bad as they pretended; indeed, the odor of ammonia was hardly noticeable. – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  6. Above them, Charles Brett watched them emerge out of the ammonia mist, ray gun held tightly in his hand. – Treachery in Outer Space by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
  7. Iodide of Ammonia, one ounce; Pulv. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  8. Bubbles carried an axe, Florence a bottle of ammonia, which she meant to throw in the face of the intruder " to take his breath away," she declared; and Dimple bore a long rope and a pair of large scissors. – A Sweet Little Maid by Amy E. Blanchard
  9. Make the bath slightly alkaline by adding ammonia. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech
  10. Open it upon the bank and get out the ammonia. – Under Boy Scout Colors by Joseph Bushnell Ames
  11. The fire was back of the low fence, in the rear, and Linda, at the dining- room window, could hear the fierce small crackle of flames; the drifting pungent smoke was like a faint breath of ammonia. – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  12. Drugs also should be employed and the aroma of strong coffee with the irritating effect of ammonia upon the nostrils should be employed. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  13. " And hold ammonia to their nose. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1902 to 1903 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  14. I mean this business of using ammonia. – Police Your Planet by Lester del Rey
  15. This room is free of ammonia gas. – Treachery in Outer Space by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
  16. Its presence can be detected by ammonia. – American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey
  17. Would you give her any aromatic spirits of ammonia? – The Story of a Doctor's Telephone--Told by His Wife by Ellen M. Firebaugh
  18. She drenched her handkerchief with the ammonia, and bade him hold it to his nose, while she fetched a basin of water and a sponge. – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath