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When treated with hydrochloric or acetic acid they slowly dissolve and rhombic crystals of uric acid appear.
Crystals of calcium oxalate are insoluble in acetic acid or caustic soda.
Upon addition of acetic acid they dissolve, and rhombic plates of uric acid appear.
Let dry, apply a cover-glass, and run glacial acetic acid underneath it.
It dissolves in dilute potash, and on the addition of acetic acid is deposited in a pure state.
Analysis showed them to be salts of acetic acid, and they gave the characteristic tests for this acid.
The toxicodendric acid of Maisch was thus shown to be acetic acid, and was therefore not the poisonous principle of the plant.
He showed that the fustin-tannide could be decomposed by acetic acid into tannic acid and a glucoside, fustin C46H42O21.
This filtrate was evaporated to dryness under diminished pressure to remove alcohol, water, and acetic acid.
The solution then had a lemon yellow color, a sweet odor and was acid from acetic acid.

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