Usage examples for soluble

  1. Does the experiment show whether O is very soluble in water? – An Introduction to Chemical Science by R.P. Williams
  2. Soluble or insoluble, the topic of a revelation from above, or of a scientific inquiry, or of a philosophy, or of a haphazard series of efforts to better your condition, this problem, if it once comes to hold your attention, will make of you a religious inquirer. – The Sources Of Religious Insight by Josiah Royce
  3. Is starch soluble in cold water? – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  4. A terrible word like that was almost slowly soluble in it. – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  5. On the contrary, M. E. de Beaumont has judiciously observed that we ought to find in veins those substances which, being least soluble are not discharged by hot springs- or that class of simple and compound bodies which the thermal waters ascending from below would first precipitate on the walls of a fissure, as soon as their temperature began slightly to diminish. – The Student's Elements of Geology by Sir Charles Lyell
  6. Second, butter can contain very high levels of fat- soluble vitamins, but doesn't have to. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  7. All soluble compounds of mercury are active poisons in small doses, while, as was fully proven by Doctor Cooke's extraordinary practice with this substance, pure unchanged calomel is one of the most insoluble substances. – The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University by Robert Peter
  8. By all these means the waste is slowly washed to and fro, and as it is thus ground finer and finer and its soluble parts are more and more dissolved, it drifts farther and farther out from land. – The Elements of Geology by William Harmon Norton
  9. It is not soluble in cold water; but forms a thick paste with boiling- hot water, and when this paste is allowed to cool, it becomes semi- transparent and gelatinous, and being dried, becomes brittle, and somewhat resembles gum. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  10. Are they soluble in water? – An Introduction to Chemical Science by R.P. Williams
  11. A soluble substance thus surrounded by an osmotic membrane represents what Traube has called an artificial cell. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  12. About half of the ash is soluble – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  13. All problems were to him soluble with the sword; and Alexander, when he cut the Gordian knot, must have appeared to him wiser, as he was surely more admirable, than either Plato or Socrates. – Essays on Scandinavian Literature by Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
  14. It is nevertheless readily soluble in alkaline solutions- i. – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  15. This was the place Heldon Foyle had made up his mind to enter single- handed- a place in which the precautions against surprise were so complete that every article which could be identified as a gambling implement was made of material which could be readily burnt, or soluble at a temperature lower than that of boiling water. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  16. In other words we must make plant food available by practical methods of liberation, by converting it from insoluble compounds into soluble and usable forms; for plant food must be in solution before the plant can take it from the soil. – The Farm That Won't Wear Out by Cyril G. Hopkins
  17. Concerning the " C" we know only that it is like the " B," water- soluble and we know somewhat of its properties, but nothing of its chemical nature. – The Vitamine Manual by Walter H. Eddy
  18. This is called a solution, the sugar is said to be soluble in water, and water to be a solvent of sugar. – An Introduction to Chemical Science by R.P. Williams
  19. But proteins are rarely water soluble – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon