Place the mineral in the cavity with a little of carbonate of soda, and blow upon it with the inner or oxidizing flame.
It is composed of silica, alumina, carbonate of lime, magnesia and oxide of iron.
The calcareous bitumen which it yields contains 20% of nearly pure bitumen, and 80% of carbonate of lime; and it has a sp.
November: At work on the action of carbonate of ammonia on plants.
I have the carbonate, (green malachite,) the black oxide, and some of the sulphurets.
The oxide and the carbonate are probably products of surface weathering.
carbonate of soda is obtained from the sal sola soda, extensively cultivated at Lanccrota and Forteventura.
Composed of heavy spar and the carbonate in equal proportions.
In most of these the acid is the important part of the mineral; it is only the carbonate which is used as a source of lime.
Add a tiny pinch of carbonate of soda and two teaspoonfuls of glycerine.
1794, from French carbonate "salt of carbonic acid" (Lavoisier), from Modern Latin carbonatem "a carbonated (substance)," from Latin carbo (see carbon).
carbonate car·bon·ate (kär'bə-nāt')
A salt or ester of carbonic acid.
Verb To add carbon dioxide to a substance, such as a beverage.