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Drone: the largest tube of a bag-pipe, giving forth a dull heavy tone.
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Should the vapor not condense well, the test-tube may be immersed in a glass of cold water.
For comparison, the gas may be passed through a test-tube containing an equal amount of distilled water.
At once cover the mouth of the tube with a filter-paper cap moistened with saturated aqueous solution of silver nitrate (1:1).
The best pipet is a small glass tube which has been drawn out at one end to a tip with rather small opening.
The natives of Guiana use a tube or pipe not unlike a cheroot, made from the rind of the fruit of a species of palm.
The Turkish and Persian pipes have often a small wooden tube inside the amber mouth-piece.
Its first cost and expense in working to be much less than that of the Watt low-pressure steam vacuum engine.
The fire-tube was wrought iron, the chimney stood up by the fire-door.
The Wheal Prosper 16-inch pole high-pressure expansive steam vacuum engine commenced its up-stroke with steam of 100 lbs.