Usage examples for calcium

  1. It is especially necessary that calcium- rich food be given to children. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  2. Barium carbonate is sometimes used in removing calcium sulphate, the products of the reaction being barium sulphate and calcium carbonate, both of which are insoluble and may be precipitated. – Steam, Its Generation and Use by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
  3. Likewise the change to the air- slaked condition adds no calcium, but again adds weight. – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  4. The most practical and effective way of obtaining calcium is to use a generous supply of milk. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  5. As an element of plant food, magnesium is as essential as calcium. – Right Use of Lime in Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  6. No, sir; that is a dissolving view, oxy- calcium, panto- sciostereoscopticon. – Duffels by Edward Eggleston
  7. And a certain calcium cloud with a star- cluster behind it was as good as a highway sign for locating one's self. – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  8. The wood is chipped and put into digesters large enough to hold twenty tons, and is steam- cooked together with bisulphite of magnesium or calcium for seven or eight hours. – Makers of Many Things by Eva March Tappan
  9. Whether the presence of the calcium is necessary to the formation of the ferment or to the action of the ferment upon the fibrinogen is unknown. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  10. Looks like a gas flame, with a bit of calcium in it. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  11. Permanently hard waters are those containing mainly calcium sulphate, which is only precipitated at the high temperatures found in the boiler itself, 300 degrees Fahrenheit or more. – Steam, Its Generation and Use by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
  12. After a day in Auckland, we set sail again; were blown up in the main cabin with calcium fires, as we left the bay. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang