Usage examples for bismuth

  1. Running his finger along the eleventh, horizontal series, he continued: " The gold series- not the group- reads gold, mercury, thallium, lead, bismuth, and other elements known only to myself. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  2. We are next introduced to Sybil's shabby home in the Euston Road; to her mother, a faded, tired- looking woman with bismuth- whitened hands, and to her brother, a young lad with a thick- set figure, rough brown hair and large hands and feet " somewhat clumsy in movement." – Oscar Wilde by Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
  3. Repeat the bismuth and creolin with flaxseed tea every four hours. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  4. The United States does not export bismuth so far as known. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  5. The cavity is packed with iodoform or bismuth gauze. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  6. So she whitened her face with bismuth, to make it look pale and interesting, and she arranged her golden locks and flowing robes with the most studied air of graceful neglect, and she affected silence, pensiveness, and abstraction; and thus she utterly imposed on Lyon Berners, whose sympathies were awakened by her. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  7. I have long been of opinion that by the steeping of papers or textile fabrics, containing the salts not only of iron, as recommended by Mr. Sella, but of tin, copper, bismuth, lead, etc. – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  8. Bolivia is the most important producer of bismuth ore. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  9. The following formula is quite useful in checking diarrhoea: salol one- half ounce, bismuth subnitrate one ounce, and bicarbonate of soda two ounces. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  10. Bismuth and Hydratis two oz. – One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed by C. A. Bogardus
  11. The fourth dose caused an entire cessation of pain, whereas half- drachm doses of bismuth had never procured the same relief in less than three hours. – Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery by Robert Means Lawrence
  12. For a short time bismuth had been prescribed, with good results. – Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery by Robert Means Lawrence
  13. But if two parts of mercury, one of tin, one of lead, and one of bismuth, are melted together, the compound which they form will answer the purpose better. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  14. Notice what the bismuth mixture shows. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  15. Some kinds of impure glass, or the brittle metals bismuth or antimony or alloys of these might be used, in order to see what form the resulting fractures would take. – Is Mars Habitable? by Alfred Russel Wallace
  16. After the bowels have moved from the castor oil, then bismuth subnitrate, which has been dissolved in two ounces of water, should be given- one or two teaspoons every three hours. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  17. I prescribe for you bismuth and carbonate of soda. – Benita, An African Romance by H. Rider Haggard