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  1. Then, too, silver nitrate dissolved in ammonia gradually turns black as it is acted on by light and air. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  2. Extensive investigation made by the Department of War indicates that the nitrate plants on this project are of little value for national defense and can probably be disposed of within two years. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  3. It may be developed in a great many ways: by a solution of silver nitrate at 2 or 3 per cent. – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  4. In particular, led by a dream, he had put most of his money into a series of nitrate deposits in caves in Saghalien haunted by benevolent penguins, and had been rewarded beyond the dreams of avarice. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  5. If, now, we bring a solution of some salt, such as potassium nitrate, which has a powerful attraction for water, on the outside of the living root- hair, the question whether the water remains in the cell, or passes out of it, merely depends on whether the substances inside or that outside have the most powerful attraction on the water in the sap, since the protoplasm allows water to pass freely. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  6. If the Congress would giant the Secretary of War authority to lease the nitrate plant on such terms as would insure the largest production of nitrates, the entire property could begin to function. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  7. I think that even more than with most crops it will be well for the farmer to experiment to determine the best and most economical fertilizer for his soil, setting aside five to ten plots of 1 to 4 square rods each and apply nitrate of soda, muriate of potash, wood, ashes, and phosphate alone and in different combinations. – Tomato Culture: A Practical Treatise on the Tomato by William Warner Tracy
  8. Give the following: Potassi Nitrate, four ounces; Pulv. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  9. Alfred H. White, '93, Professor of Chemical Engineering, became Lieutenant- Colonel in charge of the construction of the great government nitrate plants; Walter T. Fishleigh, '02, '06e, Associate Professor of Automobile Engineering, as Lieutenant- Colonel, was, with Major Gordon Stoner, '04, '06l, Professor of Law in the University, in charge of the design and purchase of all the ambulances for the Medical Corps. – The University of Michigan by Wilfred Shaw
  10. The same author draws attention to the fact that caustic agents such as nitrate of lead, chloride of zinc, etc. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  11. Washing out of the stomach with weak solution of nitrate of silver. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  12. This was found to consist principally of nitrate of soda. – Familiar Letters of Chemistry by Justus Liebig
  13. I wrote down certain charges he had made, and added what I had always known of the nitrate fight. – The Spy by Richard Harding Davis
  14. And again, some folks say he's back with the Nitrate Company." – The Spy by Richard Harding Davis
  15. Again, we all occasionally meet persons stained with nitrate of silver, given for epilepsy. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  16. How, then, did nitrate of silver come to be given for epilepsy? – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
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