Usage examples for nitrite

  1. He held it up carefully and poured three or four cubic centimetres of it into the first tube so that it ran carefully down the side in a manner such as to form a sharp line of contact between the heavier culture with the acid and the lighter nitrite solution. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  2. We have heard how Faraday divided a grain of gold into an inconceivable number of separate particles, and we may see Dr Tyndall produce from a mere suspicion of nitrite of butyle an immense cloud, the minute visible portion of which is still cloud, and therefore must contain many molecules of nitrite of butyle. – Five of Maxwell's Papers by James Clerk Maxwell
  3. Nitrite of amyl acts upon our organs in a most violent and spasmodic way. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski
  4. " This," he remarked, " is a one- to- one- thousand solution of sodium nitrite." – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  5. Nitrite of amyl and artificial respiration. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  6. The use of a capillary tube for the addition of sodium nitrite prevents loss of nitrous acid by local reaction at the surface of the acid solution. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  7. This done, wring out the superfluous liquid as much as possible, and, finally, immerse each piece separately in a solution of Sodium nitrite, 7 parts commercial Hydrochloric acid, 16 parts commercial Water 100 parts After turning the pieces of calico two or three times over, they are rinsed to eliminate the acid, then drained and placed between sheets of blotting paper to dry. – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  8. I've only known one who could stop an attack, and he knocked me sideways with nitrite of amyl. – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  9. The best treatment is artificial respiration, but the inhalation of nitrite of amyl may prove useful. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  10. Forced to come to me one night with an attack of angina pectoris, he was grateful for the ease from suffering that amyl- nitrite, morphia and brandy gave in that exquisitely painful affliction. – Sketches of the East Africa Campaign by Robert Valentine Dolbey
  11. I had obtained good results in such cases by the inhalation of nitrite of amyl, and the present seemed an admirable opportunity of testing its virtues. – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  12. The psychic element is important, though the drug treatment by the nitrites and especially amyl nitrite is often very effective. – Health Through Will Power by James J. Walsh