Usage examples for iodine

  1. Aggie has a way of going on and on, and it was not necessary to mention the matter of the iodine. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. A relatively high percentage of iodine is the unique distinctive fact in its chemistry. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  3. Even in the case of the things that come from the sea, as sealskin, whale oil, fish, iodine, shells, pearls, and other things, we are to remember that we need boats, or nets, or tools to get them with, and that boats, nets, and tools are made from minerals and vegetables got from the land. – Britain for the British by Robert Blatchford
  4. It seems that Le Mierre is living there just now to work at the iodine. – Where Deep Seas Moan by E. Gallienne-Robin
  5. If a needle be needed to open a sore or boil, always disinfect the part and surrounding area by painting with tincture of iodine, and heat the needle to red heat through a flame before it touches the sore. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  6. After the use of a blister and tincture of iodine for a week, he was somewhat relieved. – Report on Surgery to the Santa Clara County Medical Society by Joseph Bradford Cox
  7. The stink, a little like iodine, a lot like a hospital smell but a million times stronger- raked at the tender tissues of his throat. – Brown John's Body by Winston Marks
  8. Iodine exists in arable land. – American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey
  9. She did the same with the pillows, and fearing that there might be a few crumbs sticking to the sheets, she shook them out several times; and when the last crease had been carefully smoothed away she went back to her husband and insisted on being allowed to paint his back with iodine, although he did not believe in the remedy. – A Mummer's Wife by George Moore
  10. Recent experiments which show that green plants will not assimilate carbon- dioxide in a light which has passed through a solution of chlorophyll- and therefore left its red rays behind; nor behind a screen of iodine dissolved in carbon- dioxide- which lets no visible rays between the red and blue pass- should be noticed, as showing the importance of the chlorophyll and the special rays referred to, however; and I ought at least to mention Timiriazeff's beautiful proof, published in 1890, that if, on the leaf of a plant left in the dark long enough to render it free of starch, a bright solar spectrum is steadily projected for 3- 6 hours, the chlorophyll then removed by alcohol and the decolorised leaf placed in iodine, the image of the spectrum is reproduced by the different intensities of the starch bands, blue with iodine, in the different parts. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  11. " The iodine," he explained. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  12. It is quite evident that those parts of plate's surface covered with moisture are nothing like as sensitive to the iodine as those parts perfectly free. – American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey
  13. In less than six months' time we cure the so- called specific diseases by our natural methods, provided they are not suppressed and complicated by mercury, iodine or other poisonous drugs. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  14. There are other internal secretions of the thyroid, with a function of their own, that have no iodine. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.