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Usage examples for phosphate

  1. In the United States, reserves of phosphate are very large. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  2. Of phosphate baking powder? – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  3. Jessie joined his study workers and she took a class of the awful little children from down in the Settlement beyond the Phosphate Mills, who all smelled terribly. – The Heart's Kingdom by Maria Thompson Daviess
  4. The bulk of the bone product was converted into phosphate for fertilizing purposes, but much of it was turned into carbon for use in the refining of sugar. – The Extermination of the American Bison by William T. Hornaday
  5. Three hundred and fifty pounds of acid phosphate and 50 pounds of muriate of potash per acre is the mixture recommended. – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  6. The V- C phosphate works? – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  7. A unity of a certain kind we shall have, the unity of those who have learned to pilot an aeroplane, to apply X- rays, to extract the phosphate from iron, or to test cattle for tubercle. – The Unity of Civilization by Various
  8. It contains guano deposits, is owned by the Navassa Phosphate Company, and is occupied solely its employees. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  9. They would look for phosphate, potash, and nitrogen for fertilizers. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  10. The chief drawback to the phosphate powders is their poor keeping qualities. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  11. An acid phosphate contains quickly available plant- food. – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
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