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Usage examples for phosphate

  1. Acid phosphate it is said, is ruling at $ 13 f. – Walking-Stick Papers by Robert Cortes Holliday
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Every February you read in the papers that the Florida orange crop, for the third consecutive time since Christmas has been entirely and totally destroyed by frost and yet there is always an adequate supply on hand of the principal products of the orange- phosphate for the soda fountains, blossoms for the bride, political sentiment for the North of Ireland and little sharp stobbers for the manicure lady. – Cobb's Anatomy by Irvin S. Cobb
  5. An acid phosphate contains quickly available plant- food. – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  6. 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
  7. The known results of feeding cattle a generous or forcing ration in which phosphate of lime is present to excess adds additional force to the view just advanced. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  8. 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
  9. They would look for phosphate potash, and nitrogen for fertilizers. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  10. 54 Lime 10. 04 Magnesia 5. 46 Sulphuric acid 3. 83 Silicic acid 2. 36 Phosphoric acid 12. 26 Phosphate of iron 6. 04 Hence, as wood- ashes contains much potash, and as this is the largest ingredient in the plum, it must be the best application to the soil for this fruit. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  11. Their story was that they had been met at Castle Garden by labor agents who induced them to sign a paper which they did not understand, but which proved to be a contract to work for one and two dollars a week in the phosphate mines, and board themselves. – White Slaves by Louis A Banks
  12. The V- C phosphate works? – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  13. I'm the celebrated inventor of a new phosphate drink that ought to hit the spot on a morning like this. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  14. The chief drawback to the phosphate powders is their poor keeping qualities. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  15. 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
  16. The United States is the largest factor in the world's phosphate industry, with reference both to production and reserves. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  17. Of phosphate baking powder? – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  18. It is a combination of alumina, water, and phosphoric acid, and is also unique in being the only known valuable stone containing a phosphate – The Chemistry, Properties and Tests of Precious Stones by John Mastin
  19. In the United States, reserves of phosphate are very large. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith