Hartshorn

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Hartshorn Spirits of hartshorn (see below); volatile salts.
    • Hartshorn The horn or antler of the hart, or male red deer.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hartshorn The antler of the hart or stag, Cervus elaphus. The constituent elements of deciduous antlers differ materially from those of persistent horns, as of the ox, and are identical, or nearly so, with those of bone. These antlers were formerly much used as a source of ammonia, and the products of their distillation were employed in medicine under the name of the volatile salt of hartshorn, or spirit of hartshorn; but they have now been superseded by simpler preparations of ammonia and ammonium carbonate, often called by the same name. See ammonia, 1.
    • n hartshorn Spirit of hartshorn; ammonia.
    • n hartshorn In botany See hartshorn-plantain.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Hartshorn the antlers of the red deer: a solution of ammonia, orig. a decoction of the shavings of a hart's horn
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. heort; Dut. hert, Ger. hirsch.

Usage

In literature:

The air reeked with the fumes of whiskey and hartshorn.
"When Grandmamma Was New" by Marion Harland
Mr. Houseman found her on a sofa, pale and dejected, and clasping the jailer's wife convulsively, who applied hartshorn to her nostrils.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 108, October, 1866" by Various
Estate of Lucinda J. Hartshorn 747.87 Boston.
"American Missionary - Volume 50, No. 9, September, 1896" by Various
Translated by Thomas C. Hartshorn.
"How To Behave: A Pocket Manual Of Republican Etiquette, And Guide To Correct Personal Habits" by Samuel R Wells
I long to hear something of this alkali; is it not of the same nature as hartshorn?
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
WILLIAM H. HARTSHORN, GEORGE W. SNOW and THOMAS B. BLAIKIE L.M's, 95.72.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 3, July, 1900" by Various
The hartshorn, Lavinia dear!
"The Young Surveyor;" by J. T. Trowbridge
Hartshorn jelly 278 Hedgehog ib.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
Hartshorn, and fifty dragoons, under Capt.
"Chronicles of Border Warfare" by Alexander Scott Withers
Hartshorne, Myra Strawn, 286; 289.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
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In poetry:

Why will Delia thus retire
And idly languish life away?
While the sighing crowds admire,
’Tis too soon for hartshorn tea.
"A Receipt To Cure The Vapours" by Mary Wortley Montagu
When the current slackened, drooped the mystic stranger,--
Faded, faded, faded, as the stream grew weaker,--
Wasted to a shadow, with a hartshorn odor
Of disintegration.
"De Sauty" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

CROSBY — AJ Hartshorn struck out 11, walked three and allowed one run on seven hits for a 2-1 complete game victory over Nisswa Sunday.
Kirkes is the son of Forrest and Kristi Kirkes, of Hartshorne.
He was born March 25, 1924, in Newell's Run, Washington County, Ohio, a son to the late Raleigh and Anna Hartshorn .
Whole Foods shoppers will help Cora Hartshorn Arboretum on June 28.
JERRY McCREA/STAR-LEDGER Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills is home to native New Jersey plants, old-growth trees and wildlife.
Leisa Jarvis of Mineral Wells and Jeff and Debbie Hartshorn of Elizabeth, announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa Ann Hartshorn , to James Stephen Puliatte, the son of Jim and Elaine Puliatte of Norwood, N.J.
The Harmisons were married at Christ Reformed Church by Tom Hartshorn on Oct 3, 1997.
54-year-old Barbara Ann Durant was last seen in Hartshorne on July 10.
HARTSHORNE — In what was supposed to be the best match-up of Friday night's District 2A-6 games, it did not turn out that way.
The homestanding Hartshorne Miners struck a gold mine as they blanked the Pocola Indians 40-0.
Alva Ellsworth Hartshorn, 88, of Elizabeth, W.Va.
He was born March 25, 1924, in Newell's Run, Washington County, Ohio, a son to the late Raleigh and Anna Hartshorn.
Family will receive visitors Tuesday from 6 to 8 pm at Brumley-Mills Funeral Home in Hartshorne.
Hartshorne sweeps Wilburton junior high football.
Hartshorne-Wilburton junior high football highlights.
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In science:

Hartshorne, R., Classification of algebraic space curves, III, in “Algebraic Geometry and its Applications,” ed. C. L.
Some Examples of Gorenstein Liaison in Codimension Three
Hartshorne, R., “Algebraic Geometry”, Springer, New York (1977).
Some Examples of Gorenstein Liaison in Codimension Three
Hartshorne, R., Clifford index of ACM curves in P3 , Rend.
Some Examples of Gorenstein Liaison in Codimension Three
Hartshorne, Residues and Duality, Lecture notes in Mathematics No. 20.
A theory of the invariants obtained from the moduli stacks of stable objects on a smooth polarized surface
Smith, The multiplier ideal is a universal test ideal, Special issue in honor of Robin Hartshorne, Comm.
Strong test modules and multiplier ideals
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