Usage examples for aqueous

  1. Thermometers - Estimation of the Maximum Weight of Saturated Aqueous Vapour which can be contained in 1 kilo. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech
  2. Volcanic action alone, unaffected by either aqueous or atmospheric forces, can here be seen in all its glory. – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  3. He knew that it would be but a drop in the bucket- although sufficient to start the flood- and that the great thing to be feared was the condensation of the aqueous nebula, already beginning to enwrap the planet in its stifling folds. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
  4. Again the precise nature of the process and the part played in it by aqueous and gaseous solutions are subject to some doubt and controversy. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  5. As no aqueous vapour or cloud obscures the lunar surface, all its details can be perceived with great clearness and distinctness. – The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost' by Thomas Orchard
  6. The column remained at this height for the space of about a minute, when from the apex of this vast aqueous mass five lesser jets or round columns of water varying in size from six to fifteen inches in diameter shot up into the atmosphere to the amazing height of two hundred and fifty feet. – The Discovery of Yellowstone Park by Nathaniel Pitt Langford