Ternary, and quaternary, consist of three and four elements.
But opinion is the ternary; for that rationally follows from comprehension.
At the last-mentioned point, the ternary salt with 8H2O is formed.
When two combinations are observed, they must be presumed to be a binary and a ternary.
Note the ternary movement of this song, and see Versification, p. lxxiii.
In this figure ak′b is an isothermal, ak″ is the curve for the binary system, and K is the ternary critical point.
An example of a ternary system yielding such a boundary surface is that consisting of phenol, water, and acetone.
That is, we shall first of all examine the freezing point curves of ternary systems.
These lines correspond with the ternary eutectic curves k3K1 and k4K2 in Fig. 97.
In the other case, either one or both solid phases are ternary compounds.