Usage examples for bismuth

  1. The United States does not export bismuth so far as known. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  2. 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
  3. Notice what the bismuth mixture shows. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  4. 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
  5. Bismuth and Hydratis two oz. – One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed by C. A. Bogardus
  6. 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
  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. For a short time bismuth had been prescribed, with good results. – Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery by Robert Means Lawrence
  9. I prescribe for you bismuth and carbonate of soda. – Benita, An African Romance by H. Rider Haggard
  10. Bolivia is the most important producer of bismuth ore. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  11. 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
  12. 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