Soda-lime

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Soda-lime a mixture of caustic soda and quicklime
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
It. soda—L. solida, firm.

Usage

In literature:

Lime and its compounds do not dissolve much by fusion with carbonate of soda.
"A System of Instruction in the Practical Use of the Blowpipe" by Anonymous
Silicate of soda will precipitate calcium carbonate with the formation of a gelatinous silicate of lime and carbonate of soda.
"Steam, Its Generation and Use" by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
The two outer layers contain compounds of phosphorus, lime, iron, and soda.
"No Animal Food" by Rupert H. Wheldon
Borax, baking soda or lime used in the same way are excellent for cooling and cleansing the skin.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
Soda and carbonate of soda are more soluble in water and more strongly alkaline than lime.
"Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel" by Samuel William Johnson
It is found in nature combined with soda, lime, and magnesia.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Thus, in fixing potash, either lime, magnesia, or soda must be given up.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
It is found united with potash, soda, lime, or magnesia.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
Nitrogen may be detected by the evolution of ammonia when the substance is heated with soda-lime.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1" by Various
To this is added the Hypophosphites of Lime and Soda, which aid in the digestion of the Oil and increase materially the potency of both.
"Harper's Round Table, May 21, 1895" by Various
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In news:

Beer works deliciously with this recipe, but you can also try a can of cola, lemon-lime soda or root beer.
Buffalo Trace Bourbon, ginger syrup, blackberries, lime juice, soda water.
Leoflex is reportedly stronger than conventional soda-lime glass and is resistant to cracking, even with its reduced thickness, which can enable the company to reduce the weight of glass.
This lusty blend of Plymouth gin, Orchid guava liqueur, fresh-squeezed lime juice, egg whites, and soda should be on your top sips list.
In the form of lemon-lime soda -- to each glass as you serve it allows you to enjoy this pitcher cocktail at your leisure without worrying about the whole batch losing its fizz.
1 package (10oz) frozen sweetened sliced strawberries, thawed 2 liters lemon-lime soda, chilled 1 can(12oz) frozen pink lemonade concentrate, thawed.
Prickly pear syrup is added to a lemon-lime seltzer for a refreshing, homemade soda.
Among its failures were the OK soda in 1994, Tab Clear and Nordic Mist in 1992, Minute Maid Lemon-Lime Soda in 1986 and Ramblin' Root Beer in 1979.
One quart (one liter) each of ginger ale and lemon-lime soda.
London dry style gin Juice of half a lime Soda water Glass: highball.
Combine gin and lime juice in an ice-filled glass, fill with soda water, stir and garnish.
Fresh lime juice Club soda.
4 oz lemon lime soda.
Pineapple juice Splash of passion fruit puree Splash of club soda Glass: highball or rocks Garnish: lime wedge.
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In science:

The archetypical glass for most of us is window glass, a fairly late invention around 500 AD, which commonly consists for about 70 percent of silica, the remainder being partitioned in about equal proportions between soda and lime.
Formulation of thermodynamics for the glassy state: configurational energy as a modest source of energy
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