chlorinity

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chlorinity a measure of the quantity of chlorine or other halides in water (especially seawater)
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Usage

In literature:

Nitric acid and chlorine decompose it.
"The Art of Perfumery" by G. W. Septimus Piesse
The sunlight separates silver chloride into its constituents, silver and chlorine.
"General Science" by Bertha M. Clark
Like results were obtained with chlorine.
"Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 425" by Various
A normal and variable constituent of urine, chlorine, is not usually required to be determined.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 611, September 17, 1887" by Various
Four of these are gases: hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen and chlorine.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
The very next day I got a small sniff of chlorination gas.
"In the Flash Ranging Service" by Edward Alva Trueblood
While moist it is put into a jar with chlorine gas introduced until the air in the jar looks greenish.
"The Ladies Book of Useful Information" by Anonymous
Resists moisture, chlorine and gases.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
The next simple bodies we come to are CHLORINE and IODINE.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Iodine and chlorine, 161.
"The Phase Rule and Its Applications" by Alexander Findlay
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In poetry:

Your baby has gorn dahn the drainpipe
And the chlorine is bad for his eyes
He's havin' a swim, and it's healthy for him
He needed the exercise
"Biby's Epitaph" by Anonymous British
The brook ran yellow from the factory stinking of chlorine,
The yarn-milled called its funeral cry at noon;
Our lights looked over the Lough to the lights of Bangor
Under the peacock aura of a drowning moon.
"Carrickfergus" by Louis MacNeice

In news:

6-24-12: Chlorine Spill at Christopher Street water treatment substation gallery (5 photos).
Summit Twp Residents Return Home after Chlorine Leak.
Dozens of Summit Township residents are finally getting back into their homes this morning after a chlorine leak at a nearby plant forced them to evacuate.
View full size Drew Eskridge/The News A chlorine spill at the Millville Water Treatment Facility on Ware Avenue was caused by a faulty regulator, county officials said Friday afternoon.
PRINCETON TOWNSHIP — A small tub of pool chlorine briefly generated noxious fumes early Monday afternoon after an accidental chemical reaction in the driveway of a township home, fire officials said.
Four Georgia Gulf contract employees are recovering after being exposed to chlorine at work.
HAZMAT crews have left the scene of a chlorine gas leak in Giles County.
Town Adopts Onsite System for Chlorine Disinfection.
Chlorine Plant Benefits From PEM Fuel Cells.
A demonstration plant with a capacity of 20,000 metric tons of chlorine per year has just gone onstream in Uerdingen, Germany.
Chlorine Route Starts Large-Scale Trial.
Electrochemical production of chlorine is energy intensive.
Chlorine gas leak controlled at water treatment plant.
SHELBY HAZMAT technicians stopped a gas leak in a 2,000-pound chlorine tank that blocked traffic on most of Grover Street Wednesday.
A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 am Monday.
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In science:

The chlorine experiment only detects neutrinos in the easier-to-observe state.
How the sun shines
Nuclear physicists started the field of neutrino astrophysics with the chlorine experiment and are now positioned to contribute to ma jor discoveries in particle physics. • A knowledge of neutrino masses is crucial to the next generation of precision cosmology experiments.
Nuclear Physics Neutrino PreTown Meeting: Summary and Recommendations
In an opposite manner, on adsorption of chlorine, the resonance in the curve corresponding to the Cl 3p resonance lies 5 eV below the Fermi level, and the Cl 3s peak is positioned even below the substrate valence band at about −18 eV, i.e., outside the energy range displayed in Fig. 5.12.
Theory of Adsorption on Metal Substrates
The last two rows ignore neutrino oscillations and present for the chlorine and gallium solar neutrino experiments the capture rates in SNU (1 SNU equals 10−36 events per target atom per sec).
Solar Models and Solar Neutrinos: Current Status
Table XVII also includes the corrections to the CC, ES, and NC fluxes from CC interactions on oxygen, sodium, and chlorine, by which, together with the radiative corrections, the EFT and ES cross sections were multiplied before comparing with the data to extract the fluxes.
Electron Energy Spectra, Fluxes, and Day-Night Asymmetries of $^{8}$B Solar Neutrinos from the 391-Day Salt Phase SNO Data Set
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