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To get this protobion the chemists summon a reagent known as a catalyser.
THE BREATH OF LIFEJOHN BURROUGHS
The reagent, when in a liquid form, is locally applied on the growing organ.
LIFE MOVEMENTS IN PLANTSSIR JAGADIS CHUNDER BOSE
The precipitation of the alkaloids is effected by this reagent in a sulphuric acid solution.
Its salts would be precipitable by barium carbonate; the gallium salts are thrown down by this reagent.
The product obtained when this reagent is used is generally termed vulcanised fibre.
THE MANUFACTURE OF PAPERROBERT WALTER SINDALL
A great deal of sodium sulphite is used in the bleaching industry, and as a reagent for softening paper pulp.
It will be seen how quickly this reagent abolished the response of both ends (fig. 47).
The China silk was dissolved by this reagent; Tussah silk and the lustra-celluloses entirely resisted its action.
Apparently because it cannot be liquefied by the reagent disgorged by the worms.
THE LIFE OF THE FLYJ. HENRI FABRE
In the most common process the reagent is calcium sulfite, made by passing sulfur fumes (SO2) into lime water.
CREATIVE CHEMISTRYEDWIN E. SLOSSON

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