Charcoal Sentence Examples

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  • Charcoal eyes burned into hers.

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  • He glanced up, a twinkle in the charcoal gaze.

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  • I've got some charcoal stuff I found in the garage.

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  • He might be seen every day with a bag of charcoal on his back, carrying it to some of his customers.

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  • The charcoal gray trousers made the most of his lean torso.

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  • Jacquot's business was to sell charcoal to the rich people in the city.

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  • In their room she changed into a charcoal gray suit and combed her hair.

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  • Ashland has large saw-mills, iron and steel rolling mills, foundries and machine shops, railway repair shops (of the Chicago & NorthWestern railway), knitting works, and manufactories of dynamite, sulphite fibre, charcoal and wood-alcohol.

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  • Just give me two minutes to digest this piece of charcoal, he said, biting into the blackened toast.

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  • Charcoal gray eyes studied her critically from a face too rugged to be handsome.

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  • Charcoal, coke or anthracite coal are the fuels generally used in slow combustion heating stoves.

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  • He had no pencil, but there was a piece of black charcoal on the hearth.

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  • He also showed that on heating mercury calx alone an " air " was liberated which differed from other " airs," and was slightly heavier than ordinary air; moreover, the weight of the " air " set free from a given weight of the calx was equal to the weight taken up in forming the calx from mercury, and if the calx be heated with charcoal, the metal was recovered and a gas named " fixed air," the modern carbon dioxide, was formed.

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  • I had carried some charcoal to the queen's kitchen and was just starting home.

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  • The clear, bright syrup coming from the bag filters passes to the charcoal cisterns or filters.

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  • Heat the substance on a piece of charcoal in the reducing flame of the blowpipe.

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  • In cold weather the Egyptians warm their rooms by placing in them a brazier, "chafing-dish," or "standing-dish," filled with charcoal, whereon incense is burnt; and in hot weather they refresh them by occasionally swinging a hand censer by a chain through them - frankincense, benzoin and aloe wood being.

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  • Of great importance is the chemical identity of the diamond, graphite and charcoal, a fact demonstrated in part by Lavoisier in 1773, Smithson Tennant in 1796, and by Sir George Steuart-Mackenzie (1780-1848), who showed that equal weights.

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  • Finely divided vegetable charcoal added to a soda-lime glass gives a yellow colour.

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  • It has been suggested that the colour is due to sulphur, but the effect can be produced with a glass mixture containing no sulphur, free or combined, and by increasing the proportion of charcoal the intensity of the colour can be increased until it reaches black opacity.

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  • As often as he touched the charcoal to the smooth board, the picture grew.

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  • All remaining impurities, including the excess of oxygen, can then be taken out of the gas by Sir James Dewar's ingenious method of absorption with charcoal cooled in liquid air.

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  • In potting the well-established plants, and all those of considerable size, the soil should be used in a rough turfy state, not sifted but broken, and one-sixth of broken crocks or charcoal and as much sand as will insure free percolation should be mixed with it.

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  • Berthelot, Jahresb., 1851), or when petroleum is led through a red-hot tube packed with charcoal (A.

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  • Where iron ore was found, the local smith, the Waldschmied, converted it with the charcoal of the surrounding forest into the wrought iron which he worked up. Many farmers had their own little forges or smithies to supply the iron for their tools.

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  • This increasing scarcity of wood was probably one of the chief causes of the attempts which the iron masters then made to replace charcoal with mineral fuel.

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  • In 1611 Simon Sturtevant patented the use of mineral coal for iron-smelting, and in 1619 Dud Dudley made with this coal both cast and wrought iron with technical success, but through the opposition of the charcoal iron-makers all of his many attempts were defeated.

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  • These two things are done simultaneously by heating and melting the ore in contact with coke, charcoal or anthracite, in the iron blast furnace, from which issue intermittently two molten streams, the iron now deoxidized and incidentally carburized by the fuel with which it has been in contact, and the mineral matter, now called " slag."

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  • In the United States the charge usually consists chiefly of wrought iron, and in melting in the crucible it is carburized by mixing with it either charcoal or " washed metal," a very pure cast iron made by the Bell-Krupp process (§ 107).

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  • The forests of the Alban hills and near the coast produce much charcoal and light timber, while the Sabine and Volscian hills have been largely deforested and are now bare limestone rocks.

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  • A surfeit of mushrooms or the fumes of a charcoal fire have been assigned as the cause of death.

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  • Its physical and chemical properties have been the subject of much study, and have a special interest in view of the extraordinary difference between the physical characters of the diamond and those of graphite (blacklead) or charcoal, with which it is chemically identical, and into which it can be converted by the action of heat or electricity.

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  • Similarly Guyton de Morveau showed that, like charcoal, diamond converts soft iron into steel.

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  • Carbonado or " black diamond," found in Bahia (also recently in Minas Geraes), is a black material with a minutely crystalline structure somewhat porous, opaque, resembling charcoal in appearance, devoid of cleavage, rather harder than diamond, but of less specific gravity; it sometimes displays a rude cubic crystalline form.

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  • By passing over or through rich soil the water may, however, actually be enriched, just as clear water passed through a charcoal filter which has been long used becomes impure.

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  • Beryllium chloride BeC1 2, like aluminium chloride, may be prepared by heating a mixture of the oxide and sugar charcoal in a current of dry chlorine.

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  • The carbide BeC 2 is formed when beryllia and sugar charcoal are heated together in the electric furnace.

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  • Yet even in the middle ages kings of Christian countries were buried with their swords and spears, and queens with their spindles and ornaments; the bishop was laid in his grave with his crozier and comb; the priest with his chalice and vestments; and clay vessels filled with charcoal (answering to the urns of heathen times) are found in the churches of France and Denmark.

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  • Several of his finest portrait-drawings in chalk or charcoal, including those of his brother artists Lucas Van Leyden and Bernard Van Orley, as well as one of two fine portrait paintings of men, belong to the period of this journey.

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  • The residue is then dissolved in water, decolorized by animal charcoal and saturated at 50 C. with oxalic acid.

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  • Manganese Carbide, Mn 3 C, is prepared by heating manganous oxide with sugar charcoal in an electric furnace, or by fusing manganese chloride and calcium carbide.

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  • On the 1st of November 1772 he deposited with the Academy a sealed note which stated that sulphur and phosphorus when burnt increased in weight because they absorbed "air," while the metallic lead formed from litharge by reduction with charcoal weighed less than the original litharge because it had lost "air."

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  • The gas given off in the reduction of metallic calces by charcoal he at first supposed to be merely that contained in the calx, but he soon came to understand that it was a product formed by the union of the charcoal with the "dephlogisticated air" in the calx.

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  • In a memoir presented to the Academy in 1777, but not published till 1782, he assigned to dephlogisticated air the name oxygen, or "acidproducer," on the supposition that all acids were formed by its union with a simple, usually non-metallic, body; and having verified this notion for phosphorus, sulphur, charcoal, &c., and even extended it to the vegetable acids, he naturally asked himself what was formed by the combustion of "inflammable air" (hydrogen).

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  • It may be more conveniently prepared by passing the vapour of sulphur over red hot charcoal, the unccndensed gases so produced being led into a tower containing plates over which a vegetable oil is allowed to flow in order to absorb any carbon bisulphide vapour, and then into a second tower containing lime, which absorbs any sulphuretted hydrogen.

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  • But they require an extravagant supply of charcoal; and even with the cheapness of native labour the product cannot compete in price with imported iron from England.

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  • Aspen wood makes but indifferent fuel, but charcoal prepared from it is light and friable, and has been employed in gunpowder manufacture.

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  • The light charcoal afforded by the hazel serves well for crayons, and is valued by gunpowder manufacturers.

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  • The traces of human occupation are pieces of charcoal, flints, moccasin tracks and a single skeleton embedded in stalagmite in one of the chasms, estimated, from the present rate of stalagmitic growth, to have lain where found for not more than five hundred years.

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  • The plate was now carefully heated over charcoal fire, fresh amalgam being added, as the powder fused, upon any defective places.

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  • The surface of the molten metal is protected from oxidation by a layer of anthracite or charcoal.

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  • Cuprous oxide is reduced by hydrogen, carbon monoxide, charcoal, or iron, to the metal; it dissolves in hydrochloric acid forming cuprous chloride, and in other mineral acids to form cupric salts, with the separation of copper.

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  • Sweden possesses little coal, and pig-iron is produced with charcoal only; its quality is excellent, but Sweden's proportion to the world's produce is hardly more than I %, whereas in the 17th and 18th centuries, before the use of coal elsewhere, it was much greater.

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  • The more important picric powders are melinite, believed to be a mixture of fused picric acid and gun-cotton; lyddite, the British service explosive, and shimose, the Japanese powder, both supposed to be identical with the original melinite; Brugere's powder, a mixture of 54 parts of ammonium picrate and 45 parts of saltpetre; Designolle's powder, composed of potassium picrate, saltpetre and charcoal; and emmensite, invented by Stephen Emmens, of the United States.

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  • These forests of pinaster, apart from the production of timber in a once treeless district, have a great economic value as a source of turpentine, which is largely obtained from the trees by a process analogous to that employed in its collection from P. sylvestris; the resin is yielded from May to the end of September, the cuts being renewed as the supply fails, until the tree is exhausted; the trunks are then felled and used in the manufacture of charcoal and lamp black; much tar and pitch is also obtained from these pinaster forests.

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  • The wood is excellent fuel, and makes the best charcoal.

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  • Tagine is cooked slowly over a charcoal fire.

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  • Colors include burgundy, light blue, dark blue, red, pink, shocking pink, and charcoal.

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  • The company also owns iron mines, limestone and quartz quarries, large iron-works at Domnarfvet and elsewhere, a great extent of forests and saw-mills, and besides the output of the copper mines it produces manufactured iron and steel, timber, wood-pulp, bricks and charcoal.

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  • They should be loosely packed in dry soil or charcoal.

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  • The retort is pear-shaped, and holds1000-1500lb of charge, consisting of liquated crust mixed with 1-3% of charcoal.

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  • Heated with many metals it converts them into oxides, and with combustible substances, such as charcoal, sulphur, &c., a most intense conflagration occurs.

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  • The iron case is then removed, the whole is covered with charcoal, and a cast iron cover with a central flue is placed above all.

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  • Titanic oxides when fused on charcoal, even with potassium cyanide, yield no metal.

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  • The censer, to use the more general term, is a vessel which contains burning charcoal on which the aromatic substances to be burned are sprinkled.

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  • Charcoal is used as the precipitant at Mount Morgan, Australia.

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  • The action is not properly understood; it may be due to the reducing gases (hydrogen, hydrocarbons, &c.) which are invariably present in wood charcoal.

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  • The process consists essentially in running the solution over layers of charcoal, the charcoal being afterwards burned.

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  • Edmund Davy first made acetylene in 1836 from a compound produced during the manufacture of potassium from potassium tartrate and charcoal, which under certain conditions yielded a black compound decomposed by water with considerable violence and the evolution of acetylene.

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  • The forests which it once possessed have been destroyed by the inhabitants for the manufacture of charcoal.

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  • A considerable native export trade in wood, charcoal, bamboo, medicines, paper umbrellas, oranges, otter skins and tobacco leaf is carried on.

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  • In the course of time it was noticed that certain materials, such as charcoal, had the power to some extent also of softening hard water and of removing organic matter, and at the beginning of the 19th century charcoal, both animal and vegetable, came into use for filtering purposes.

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  • Porous carbon blocks, made by strongly heating a mixture of powdered charcoal with oil, resin, &c., were introduced about a generation later, and subsequently various preparations of iron (spongy iron, magnetic oxide) found favour.

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  • Zirconium chloride, ZrC1 4, is prepared as a white sublimate by igniting a mixture of zirconia and charcoal in a current of chlorine.

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  • To the visitor from Europe the attraction of Tunis lies in the native city, where, in the Rue al Jezira, along which runs electric trams, he can see hundreds of camels in the morning bearing charcoal to market; where he may witness the motley life of the bazaars, or, by the Bab-Jedid, watch the snake-charmers and listen to the Moorish storytellers.

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  • If the heating be with charcoal, the trimetallic salts of the alkalis and alkaline earths are unaltered, whilst the monoand di-salts give free phosphorus and a trimetallic salt.

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  • The sarcophagus and its contents had been removed by early plunderers of the tomb, all that was left being some broken alabaster vases, pottery and charcoal.

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  • It is represented at the bottom of the lake by a layer of charcoal mixed with implements of stone and bone and other relics highly carbonized.

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  • The second is represented above the bottom by a series of piles with burnt heads, and in the bottom by a layer of charcoal mixed with corn, apples, cloth, bones, pottery and implements of stone and bone, separated from the first layer of charcoal by 3 ft.

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  • Calcium monosulphide, CaS, a white amorphous powder, sparingly soluble in water, is formed by heating the sulphate with charcoal, or by heating lime in a current of sulphuretted hydrogen.

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  • This method was followed by that proposed by Gay-Lussac and Thenard, who decomposed molten caustic soda with red-hot iron; and this in turn was succeeded by Brunner's process of igniting sodium carbonate with charcoal.

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  • Of the sodium silicates the most important is the mixture known as soluble soda glass formed by calcining a mixture of white sand, soda-ash and charcoal, or by dissolving silica in hot caustic soda under pressure.

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  • The most common varieties met with are lampblack, gas carbon, wood charcoal, animal charcoal and coke.

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  • Charcoal is a porous form of carbon; several varieties exist.

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  • Sugar charcoal is obtained by the carbonization of sugar.

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  • Animal charcoal (bone black) is prepared by charring bones in iron retorts.

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  • It possesses a much greater decolorizing and absorbing power than wood charcoal.

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  • A variety of animal charcoal is sometimes prepared by calcining fresh blood with potassium carbonate in large cylinders, the mass being purified by boiling out with dilute hydrochloric acid and subsequent reheating.

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  • Wood charcoal is a hard and brittle black substance, which retains the external structure of the wood from which it is made.

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  • Charcoal varies considerably in its properties, depending upon the particular variety of wood from which it is prepared, and also upon the process used in its manufacture.

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  • Charcoal burns when heated in air, usually without the formation of flame, although a flame is apparent if the temperature be raised.

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  • Charcoal is used as a fuel and as a reducing agent in metallurgical processes.

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  • It was found, however, that if the cooling be not sufficiently rapid explosions occurred owing to the combination of the metal with carbon monoxide (produced in the oxidation of the charcoal) to form the potassium salt of hexaoxybenzene.

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  • Potassium iodide, KI, is obtained by dissolving iodine in potash, the deoxidation of the iodate being facilitated by the addition of charcoal before ignition, proceeding as with the bromide.

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  • The latter operation furnishes an intimate mixture of the carbonate with charcoal, from which the carbonate is extracted by lixiviation with water and filtration.

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  • The flux is moistened with water and exposed to a current of carbonic acid, which, on account of the condensing action of the charcoal, is absorbed with great avidity.

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  • A permanent settlement was established within the present limits of Scranton in 1788, and a primitive grist-mill, a saw-mill and a charcoal iron-furnace were erected during the next few years; but there was little further development until 1840, when the Lackawanna Iron Company was formed for the manufacture of iron here.

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  • The wood is highly valued by carriage-builders, upholsterers and turners, on account of its toughness and tenacity, and in Russia it is prized as firewood and a source of charcoal.

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  • Various materials are used as supports for substances in the blowpipe flame; the principal are charcoal, platinum and glass or porcelain.

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  • Charcoal is valuable for its infusibility and low conductivity for heat (allowing substances to be strongly heated upon it), and for its powerful reducing properties; so that it is chiefly employed in testing the fusibility of minerals and in reduction.

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  • The best kind of charcoal is that of close-grained pine or alder; it is cut in short prisms, having a flat smooth surface at right angles to the rings of growth.

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  • Gas-carbon is sometimes used, since it is more permanent in the flame than wood charcoal.

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  • Platinum is employed in oxidizing processes, and in the fusion of substances with fluxes; also in observing the colouring effect of substances on the blowpipe flame (which effect is apt to be somewhat masked by charcoal).

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  • When these fires occur while the trees are full of sap, a curious mucilaginous matter is exuded from the half-burnt stems; when dry it is of pale reddish colour, like some of the coarser kinds of gum-arabic, and is soluble in water, the solution resembling gumwater, in place of which it is sometimes used; considerable quantities are collected and sold as " Orenburg gum "; in Siberia and Russia it is occasionally employed as a semi-medicinal food, being esteemed an antiscorbutic. For burning in close stoves and furnaces, larch makes tolerably good fuel, its value being estimated by Hartig as only one-fifth less than that of beech; the charcoal is compact, and is in demand for iron-smelting and other metallurgic uses in some parts of Europe.

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  • Thus Sainte Claire Deville prepared it as a very hard substance of steel-grey colour, capable of taking a high polish, by strong ignition of chromic oxide and sugar charcoal in a lime crucible.

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  • He also contributed to the proof of the identity of diamond and charcoal.

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  • A volatile product of offensive odour obtained in the carbonization of bones for the manufacture of animal charcoal.

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  • So long as charcoal only was used in the furnaces (until about 1840) and during the brief period in which this was replaced largely by anthracite, the industry was of chief importance in the eastern section, but with the gradual increase in the use of bituminous coal, or of coke made from it, the industry moved westward, where, especially in the Pittsburg district, it received a new impetus by The introduction of iron ore from the Lake Superior region.

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  • The inhabitants are peasant proprietors, mainly engaged in raising cattle and in burning charcoal, but some are fishermen and boatmen.

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  • S.W., the port of entry of the Pearl River customs district, whose exports, chiefly timber, lumber, naval stores and charcoal, were valued at $8,392,271 in 1907.

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  • Potash-alum and pitch were calcined together, and the mass was treated with hydrochloric acid; charcoal and water to form a paste were next added, and the whole was dried and ignited in a current of air and steam.

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  • The furnace consisted of a flat, rectangular, firebrick box, packed with a layer of finely-powdered charcoal 2 in.

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  • The central space of the furnace was filled with a mixture of corundum, coarsely-powdered charcoal and copper; and an iron lid lined with firebrick was luted in its place to exclude air.

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  • It was also necessary to give the fine charcoal a thin coating of calcium oxide by soaking it in lime-water, for the temperature was so high that unless it was thus protected it was gradually converted into graphite, losing its insulating power and diffusing the current through the lining and walls of the furnace.

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  • Soot forms a good top-dressing; it consists principally of charcoal, but contains ammonia and a smaller proportion of phosphates and potash, whence its value as a manure is derived.

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  • For most of these the lightest spongy but sweet turfy peat must be used, this being packed lightly about the roots, and built up above the pot-rim, or in some cases freely mixed before use with chopped sphagnum moss and small pieces of broken pots or nodules of charcoal.

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  • That the men of the Quaternary period knew the savage art of producing fire by friction, and roasted the flesh on which they mainly subsisted, is proved by the fragments of charcoal found in the cave deposits, where also occur bone awls and needles, which indicate the wearing of skin clothing, like that of the modern Australians and Fuegians.

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  • When Mr Hovey visited this cave in 1855 he found many extinct torches, charcoal embers, poles and pounders, as well as numerous footprints, in the soft nitreous earth of certain avenues, which were left by exploring parties previous to the coming of the white man.

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  • Aeneas Tacticus in the following century mentions a mixture of sulphur, pitch, charcoal, incense and tow, which was packed in wooden vessels and thrown lighted upon the decks of the enemy's ships.

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  • Thus black substances such as charcoal are very luminous when heated.

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  • Scheele treated bone ash with nitric acid, precipitated the calcium as sulphate, filtered, evaporated and distilled the residue with charcoal.

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  • Sulphates may be detected by heating the salt mixed with sodium carbonate on charcoal in the reducing flame of the blowpipe; sodium sulphide is thus formed, and may be identified by the black stain produced if the mass be transferred to a silver coin and then moistened.

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  • Furniture is sometimes made from the wood, and it supplies excellent charcoal for gunpowder.

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  • If the eye was placed at the focus, no sensation of light was observed, although small pieces of charcoal or blackened platinum foil were immediately raised to incandescence, thus giving rise to visible rays.

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  • Platinized platinum (platinum foil upon which a thin film of platinum had been deposited electrolytically) and charcoal were rendered incandescent, black paper and matches immediately inflamed, ordinary brown paper pierced and burned, while thin white blotting-paper, owing to its transparency to the invisible rays, was scarcely tinged.

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  • Both Cithaeron and Parnes must have been wooded in former times; for on the former are laid the picturesque silvan scenes in the Bacchae of Euripides, and it was from the latter that the wood came which caused the neighbouring deme of Acharnae to be famous for its charcoal - the iiv0paices Hapv70cot of the Acharnians of Aristophanes (348).

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  • The principal seats of the native industry are on the edge of the upper forest, where charcoal is easily procured.

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  • For further purification, it may be sublimed, after having been previously mixed with a little powdered charcoal, or it may be mixed with a small quantity of iodine and heated.

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  • Arsenic compounds can be detected in the dry way by heating in a tube with a mixture of sodium carbonate and charcoal when a deposit of black amorphous arsenic is produced on the cool part of the tube, or by conversion of the compound into the trioxide and heating with dry sodium acetate when the offensive odour of the extremely poisonous cacodyl oxide is produced.

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  • Experiments he made with South Wales iron were failures because the product was devoid of malleability; Mr GOransson, a Swedish ironmaster, using the purer charcoal pig iron of that country, was the first to make good steel by the process, and even he was successful only after many attempts.

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  • The same may be said of charcoal, both for heating and mechanical purposes.

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  • The large furnaces for the distillation of mercury at Almaden were at one time heated solely with charcoal obtained from the Cistus ladaniferus.

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  • Indium salts can be recognized by the dark blue colour they give in the flame of the Bunsen burner; and by the white beads of metal and the yellow incrustation formed when heated on charcoal with sodium carbonate.

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  • In special cases, such as the preparation of edible oils and fats, a further improvement in colour and greater purity is obtained by filtering the oils over charcoal, or over natural absorbent earths, such as fuller's earth.

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  • This insulation generally consists of materials such as charcoal, silicate cotton, granulated cork, small pumice, hair-felt, sawdust, &c., held between layers of wood or brick, and forming a more or less heat-tight box.

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  • In Australia and New Zealand pumice, which is found in enormous quantities in the latter country, takes the place of charcoal and silicate cotton.

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  • On board ship charcoal has been almost entirely employed, but silicate cotton and granulated cork are sometimes used.

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  • The pharmacological action of hydrogen peroxide (H202), potassium permanganate, powdered charcoal and some other oxidizing agents depends on the readiness with which they give up oxygen.

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  • In the early history of Tennessee iron of superior quality was produced, in small charcoal furnaces, from the brown hematites of the central part of the state.

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  • These, when reduced to their most simple expression, are mere basin-shaped hollows in the ground, containing ignited charcoal and the substances to be heated, the fire being urged by a blast of air blown in through one or more nozzles from a bellows at or near the top. They are essentially the same as the smith's forge.

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  • In iron-smelting the ore is laid in a heap upon the fuel (charcoal) filling up the hearth, and is gradually brought to the metallic state by the reducing action of the carbon monoxide formed at the tuyere.

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  • Small air-furnaces with hot plates or sand bath flues were formerly much employed in chemical laboratories, as well as small blast furnaces for crucibles heated with charcoal or coke.

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  • Charcoal is the fuel used, and the crucibles stand upon the bottom of the clay lining.

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  • The distinctive microscopic anatomy of hazel wood allows definite identification of well-preserved specimens of wood and charcoal.

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  • The outputs of these systems include meat, milk, wool, charcoal, cork bark and grain.

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  • The building has curious octagonal chimneys; perhaps guests were allowed to have small charcoal braziers in their rooms.

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  • Veronica put the charcoal briquette on Archie's plate by mistake.

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  • The charcoal burner lived on site to make sure the pile didn't go down.

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  • In the wood below is a pit, which could have been used for charcoal burning, or for burning twigs to produce potash.

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  • The residue contained occasional bone (including fish and sometimes calcined ), hammerscale, charcoal and CBM.

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  • Cooking ranges, heaters, and charcoal grills also produce carbon monoxide.

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  • Blood was passed through activated charcoal to remove the drugs.

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  • High quality vodkas are also filtered through tanks containing charcoal.

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  • For more than 120 years the site processed imported English iron ore using locally produced charcoal, finally closing down in 1876.

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  • Treatment guidelines Activated charcoal (50g) by mouth or nasogastric tube is indicated if the patient presents within 3-4 hours of ingestion.

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  • The fire is at the bottom and consists of a deep mass of glowing charcoal resting on a soft bed of ash or sand.

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  • Within the residue bone (sometimes burnt) and CBM were occasional, charcoal and pottery more rare.

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  • The residue contained frequent charcoal, occasional bone and some hammerscale, slag, and rare amounts of pottery.

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  • A semi-fermented tea of fine quality, traditionally hand rolled and fired in baskets over pits containing red hot charcoal.

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  • Detailed assessment identified oak charcoal along with traces if charred cereal grains which included oat, barley and wheat along with fused plant ash.

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  • Within the residue charcoal was common while bone (including fish) and hammerscale were occasional.

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  • Figure 4. Calibrated radiocarbon chronology obtained from wood charcoal recovered in two different shafts.

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  • This sealed a yellowish-brown sandy clay with inclusions of charcoal and ceramic building material interpreted as a layer of overburden (C1147 ).

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  • The dried residue largely comprised of olive colored concretion in which bone was rare to occasional, charcoal occasional and vitrified fuel ash rare.

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  • The smelting too would have been handled by small scale crucibles - probably fuelled by charcoal.

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  • Within the residue, which mostly comprised of burnt daub, bone was rare, while charcoal, CBM and hammerscale were occasional.

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  • Tuesday 18 / Wednesday 19 Slightly distracted couple of days, but finally managed to start making charcoal drawings from photos.

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  • Symptoms may be improved with the use of topical metronidazole and charcoal impregnated dressings.

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  • In 1934 charcoal tablets were first experimented with in order to supply the glowing ember that incense needs.

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  • At the eastern end of the intervention a large number of postholes were identified along with several pits lined with charcoal.

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  • The upper was sandy and virtually stone free, with few charcoal flecks.

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  • The residue contained fragments of CBM, occasional mortar flecks and charcoal, rare pieces of slag and fragments of iron.

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  • I have studied long-term fire history of boreal forests in Finland by using fine resolution pollen and charcoal analyzes of varied lake sediments.

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  • The branches make good charcoal, which is valuable for making gunpowder.

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  • Most or all of the platforms would have been used for charcoal hearths.

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  • It is suitable for burning loose incense on a charcoal block, incense on a charcoal block, incense cones and tealight candles.

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  • Traditionally the woods were coppiced to provide charcoal for the forge which processed ore from locally mined ironstone.

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  • Colin Wilson had suggested I link my charcoal data with his temperature data, which used remnant magnetism.

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  • Gently pressing down on the charcoal, suck in using the mouthpiece.

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  • A fire was then lit inside the furnace and hot layers of charcoal and crushed iron ore were added alternately.

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  • I also work on portrait drawings in pencil, charcoal or chalk pastel.

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  • Special papers are now available which can absorb pollutants (see ' Charcoal Cloth ' ).

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  • We made ink out of charcoal and water and some of us used the quill to sign our names.

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  • Wait until the charcoal is glowing red, with a powdery gray surface, before you start to cook.

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  • Please bring dry pastel, charcoal and compressed charcoal, pencils, eraser, putty rubber, fixative or hairspray.

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  • The importance of the chemical speciation of Cr with regard to adsorption/desorption by the charcoal has been shown.

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  • They carry conical fish baskets which they fill with charcoal above a few sprigs of leaves which are packed into the pointed base.

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  • Wish List £ 25.00 vase by Scabetti Shapely glazed earthenware vase in white, ivory or charcoal.

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  • Children from Rushey Mead secondary school have learned the ancient art of charcoal burning and other traditionally rural woodcrafts with environmental charity, Environ.

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  • It makes excellent charcoal, especially for metallurgic processes; the Sussex iron, formerly regarded as the best produced in Britain, was smelted with oak charcoal from the great woods of the adjacent Weald, until they became so thinned that the precious fuel was no longer obtainable.

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  • The aeration of the water is effected by blowing air into the steam before it is condensed; as an auxiliary, the storage tanks have a false bottom perforated by fine holes so that if air be injected below it, the water is efficiently aerated by the air which traverses it in fine streams. After condensation the water is filtered through charcoal.

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  • Later he investigated the gas-absorbing powers of charcoal when cooled to low temperatures, and applied them to the production of high vacua and to gas analysis (see Liquid Gases).

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  • The fuel, wood or charcoal, which served both to heat and to deoxidize the ore, has so strong a carburizing action that it would turn some of the resultant metal into " natural steel," which differs from wrought iron only in containing so much carbon that it is relatively hard and brittle in its natural state, and that it becomes intensely hard when quenched from a red heat in water.

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  • Adulterations such as mud, sand, powdered charcoal, soot, cow-dung, powdered poppy petals and powdered seeds of various kinds are easily detected by breaking up the drug in cold water.

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  • Before the introduction of coal and coke as fuel in the forges and furnaces the cutting of young trees for the manufacture of charcoal was a profitable industry, and the process of deforestation reached its maximum.

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  • In modern practice degreased bones (see Gelatin), or bone-ash which has lost its virtue as a filtering medium, &c., or a mineral phosphate is treated with sufficient sulphuric acid to precipitate all the calcium, the calcium sulphate filtered off, and the filtrate concentrated, mixed with charcoal, coke or sawdust and dried in a muffle furnace.

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  • Charcoal samples obtained from six of these sites produced radiocarbon dates ranging from the 5th century AD to the 12th century.

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  • Charcoal is a recessive mutation in need of preservation !

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  • This backfill had inclusions of charcoal flecks and gravel and sherds of medieval pottery (Appendix E) were recovered during excavation.

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  • The charcoal detector was positive, but the rhodamine B was not.

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  • First, a partially burnt reddish silty sand containing charcoal fragments appears to have been thrown into the base of the pit.

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  • Charcoal is fed through a stoke hole into a constantly burning furnace at the side of the building to provide heat.

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  • The second fill was charcoal rich and formed a shallow bowl shape filled by the uppermost fill.

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  • Wish List £ 25.00 Vase by Scabetti Shapely glazed earthenware vase in white, ivory or charcoal.

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  • Therefore, fossil charcoal provides a unique tool to assess the extent of wildfires ignited by the K/T impact.

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  • In actuality, when Gerber began the hunt for a baby face to illustrate their new product line of baby food, a commercial artist by the name of Dorothy Smith submitted her charcoal drawing of her neighbor's four month old baby, Ann Cook.

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  • Know that brown eyes work well with dark charcoal colors, soft tans with traces of pink for blue eyes, and khaki with traces of yellow for green eyes.

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  • For example, if your thighs are larger than you'd like, you could choose charcoal grey pants with small black pinstripes but should steer clear of large plaid.

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  • Some grills even have drop-in charcoal trays that allow you to choose among gas, hardwood, or charcoal grilling.

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  • Colors that compliment Colonial style include white, bright yellow and charcoal gray.

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  • The dark stripes range from a dark charcoal gray to a light reddish brown.

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  • For your dress, I would stick with silver base for your lids and charcoal for the crease.

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  • You can use a deep gray or charcoal color to blend the white areas and black areas together if you wish.

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  • Skinny jeans have a somewhat edgy vibe about them, and while this shadow can't decide if it's pewter, olive, charcoal or dark taupe, it's definitely edgy.

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  • Reach for one that is dark and smoky, like black, charcoal grey, deep purple, deep blue or forest green (the color you choose depends on which goes best with your skin tone).

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  • To avoid the look of narrowed or closed eyelids, make sure you stay away from dark charcoal and black eye shadows.

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  • For daytime, try pale shimmery grays, and at night go smoky with dark charcoal shadow.

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  • Work with deep black or charcoal hues and apply liberally for a party look.

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  • Eyeliner should be light, either brown or charcoal - use a light hand when applying.

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  • This is helpful if you feel charcoal is just too dark for you.

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  • The sultry appeal of smoky eye makeup doesn't always have to rely on black and charcoal; you can create sexy smoky eyes with green shadow and still retain the same drama and allure.

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  • You don't want to outline your eyes, and possibly overpower them, with too much black and charcoal.

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  • Apply a charcoal or black shadow to the outermost corners of the eyes.

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  • Use a soft-bristle eye shadow brush to apply flesh-colored shadow above the charcoal line up to the brow.

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  • Finish off this look with dark green or charcoal eyeliner and two to three coats of black mascara.

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  • Shades of brown, gray, camel, taupe, dark brown, black, charcoal, copper, pink, peach, violet, lilac, silver and gold will make blue eyes appear even bluer.

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  • To soften the line, smudge it with a lighter color like dark brown or charcoal.

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  • You can instantly create all the drama and mystique of gothic makeup with black and charcoal eye colors.

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  • Her work concentrated on water colors and charcoal sketches of nature, with her most well-known pieces depicting flowers and landscapes in stunning detail.

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  • In addition, skinny jeans in dark colors, such as black, brown, charcoal and navy, are often paired with a vintage T-shirt to quickly create that recognizable emo look.

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  • Art students, for example, often need to purchase sketch pads, charcoal pencils, paints and other supplies in order to successfully complete their courses.

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  • I also use fresh parsley and charcoal all the time to help with breath and aid in digestion.

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  • Even if you don't expect to do much entertaining, outdoor kitchens are a nice option that will keep your house from getting too warm when you do your summer cooking.You don't have to be limited by a basic charcoal grill either.

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  • Men will find a variety of suits in a range of colors, from classics like navy and charcoal to pinstriped suits.

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  • Charcoal, navy, and black are easier to coordinate than tan, rust, and other colors (plus you'll look a lot more professional).

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  • Choose from colors like charcoal, sand, blue or khaki and wear them with a belt or without; these shorts feature belt loops.

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  • Look into navy blue, charcoal grey and chocolate brown as other choices outside of basic black.

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  • While a crisp white dress shirt, dark suit and plain tie will get you through the workday, so will a pink shirt (men no longer have to fear pink) paired with a charcoal or navy blue suit.

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  • However, in general it's best to go for something conventional and everyday-appropriate, like black, charcoal or rich brown.

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  • With business suits in charcoal grey, deep blue and gunmetal grey, these suits are as elegant as they are fashionable.

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  • It is available in a wide range of colors such as grain, deep chestnut, olive, steel blue, stone, copper, sagebrush, charcoal.

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  • It comes in colors such as terra cotta, blue, rawhide, charcoal, sagebrush, timber, lodge red, otter, deep chestnut.

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  • This shirt comes in either dark green or charcoal gray and is machine washable.

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  • Consider choosing lighter colors like tan or gray for the warmer months, saving the black, charcoal, and navy suits for winter.

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  • Dress shoes, freshly polished, in a color that matches the suit and slacks-black for black, gray, or charcoal pants, and brown for chocolate, khaki, or tan pants.

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  • In addition to black stripe, it also comes in colors such as navy stripe, charcoal stripe, grey stripe, and solid color choices.

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  • Another suit to check out is the Kenneth Cole New York Charcoal Plaid Suit.

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  • For example, Neiman-Marcus' Theory collection is based around a gray charcoal colored v-neck silk tee shirt, worn with dress slacks and a black blazer.

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  • It is made from a poly/cotton twill that is super soft and has an odor-absorbing lining with charcoal and adjustable chin strap.

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  • Alight carries a charcoal Top Gear Coat by Yorki that will keep you warm in style.

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  • It is available in colors such as white, charcoal and purple and features a solid satin panty with lace accents.

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  • Charcoal slacks with a black or gray blazer and white ruffle shirt is a smart look.

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  • You can also opt for brighter, bolder colors for special occasions instead of office basics like black, charcoal and blue.

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  • Silhouette's short fleece jacket in charcoal gray or garnet has beautiful detailing on the pockets, collar and buttons.

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  • Wear this top under black, blue, pinstripe, charcoal, red, pink, tan-the possibilities are endless.

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  • Administering activated charcoal to bind any of the remaining drugs in the stomach to the gastrointestinal tract.

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  • Never use a charcoal or propane grill indoors or in any enclosed area, including tents.

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  • If you use a liquid charcoal lighter fluid, never pour, spray or squirt it on a lit grill.

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  • Again, the decidedly square frame and charcoal lens complements this magnificent ""white is right"" concept.

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  • Squared-off ovals with brown, smoke, or charcoal lenses, they're nearly universally flattering.

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  • There's a copper frame with bronze lenses and a midnight blue frame with charcoal lenses.

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  • This has changed with the PS3 Slim, since it now has a charcoal black paint job with a matte finish.

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  • There is nothing like a summer evening setting in and the smell of charcoal getting started or a good piece of tri-tip or grilled veggies wafting through the air.

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  • The other type is charcoal (where you have to set up the chimney or use fluid, light the stuff and wait for awhile to get the perfect heat).

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  • I believe in both methods, but for me personally I think charcoal offers more of a rich, barbeque flavor.

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  • It's worth the time to do-if you have not charcoal grilled in a long time, give it a try and taste the difference.

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  • Getting the fire right--not too high or low-- with starter wood and then continuing with charcoal briquettes is key for outdoor cooking on a grate.

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  • When the tinder burns well, then add hardwood branches or kindling, logs or charcoal briquettes to the fire.

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  • For example, if you select a grill that is safe for use on both wood and charcoal fires, you'll be able to enjoy using when you cook over an open campfire or on a charcoal grill.

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  • As it is not likely that you'll carry along a bag of charcoal when you go backpacking, it's fine to choose a grill that isn't acceptable for charcoal usage if you only plan to use it in the backcountry.

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  • Many campers stop bothering with cooking on the charcoal grills found at many campsites when they learn how to prepare meals with their iron grill for campfire cooking.

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  • If you're willing to put the labor into building your own campfire pit, then a standard replacement gas or charcoal grill grate is sufficient.

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  • Portable Grill - If you don't have to travel light, then you might consider bringing a portable charcoal grill with you.

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  • The best kind of charcoal briquettes are the quick start variety.

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  • Once the victim is under medical care, doctors have the option of treating the person with a specific remedy to counteract the poison (antidote) or with activated charcoal to absorb the substance inside the individual's digestive system.

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  • If the toast is slightly burnt, the charcoal can help sequester toxins and pull them from the body.

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  • Using chalks, pastels, charcoal, and pencils of different softness expands the artistic possibilities that crayons and markers begin.

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  • Rendering-An artist's term for shading or creating texture or shape with markings, usually made with pencil, charcoal, ink, or paint.

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  • Remission can sometimes be achieved after treatment with oral doses of activated charcoal.

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  • Charcoal tablets, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus bulgaricus, and citrus seed extract can be taken to help normalize the digestive system.

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  • The main reason to suspect CO poisoning is evidence that fuel is being burned in a confined area, for example, a car running inside a closed garage, a charcoal grill burning indoors, or an unvented kerosene heater in a workshop.

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  • Parents should not allow children to play in areas heated by kerosene space heaters or to use charcoal grills of any kind indoors.

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  • Purchase a secondhand dark charcoal sweater and pair it with a new pair of hip maternity jeans.

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  • Charcoal on one side and lime on the other, this top has built-in cups and fixed triangles.

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  • Suede Print Micro comes in charcoal, coffee or fern.

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  • Likewise, a neutral suit can benefit from a colorful shirt, such as hot pink worn beneath charcoal grey.

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  • Neutral shades, such as charcoal, chocolate and ivory, resonate just as well with the season as green and red.

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  • Black is a neutral, slimming choice, but other colors that work just as well include charcoal gray and chocolate brown.

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  • Zappos has the Fred Perry Classic Argyle Cardigan in a deep charcoal.

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  • The grill is ideal for apartments or complexes where you cannot use a gas or charcoal barbeque.

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  • This product is four times more effective than traditional charcoal absorbers, making the 3-in-1 odor absorber an excellent value.

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  • Furthermore, charcoal filters, scent refills and other accessories are readily available.

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  • The FlavorBrew by Cuisinart has all the standard features including pause and serve, a programmable stop time, and a charcoal filter.

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  • Miele's unique Sealed System™ technology, AirClean™ Filter-bag™ and Active AirClean™ filter with odor absorbing charcoal makes the S7 Cat & Dog vacuum the popular choice for pet lovers nationwide.

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  • Active Air Clean Filter uses a charcoal cartridge that absorbs odors.

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  • In addition, this filter uses charcoal to absorb odors.

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  • The Gourmet Single Cup Brewer by Breville is done in stainless steel and has a built in charcoal water filter.

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  • A charcoal grey men's suit can be paired with a silver minidress for the perfect modern couple's costume.

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  • Titanium's natural color is a medium gray or grayish white hue, but by creating an alloy with various rare earth metals, that color can be deepened to a charcoal or ebony shade.

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  • These oysters produce naturally dark pearls that range in color from silver, charcoal, dark green, deep purple and blue to a true black.

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  • Similar in construction and design to the Capistrano FreeWheelers, the Hillcrest collection is available in classic charcoal and a funky cerise hue.

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  • It is durable and made of full-grain leather, like the "Gone Hunting" cover, but comes in a beautiful charcoal color.

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  • You'll find lots of displays in a variety of mediums, including photography, oil paintings, charcoal drawings, and more.

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  • During a power outage, many people use gas or charcoal grills to cook food and produce heat.

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  • James Denton was spotted gracing the red carpet at the ESPY awards in black Kenneth Cole shoes to match his charcoal gray suit by the same designer.

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  • You can find pink, white, black, charcoal and even mixtures of colors like charcoal/black or pink/white.

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  • Chuck Taylor All Star Striped Tees are high tops in charcoal and black.

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  • It comes in Hi, Lo, and Mini heights and a a variety of colors including chocolate, charcoal, mushroom, black and chestnut.

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  • The 18K yellow gold displays the grey dial with charcoal grey arabic numerals imprinted on it.

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  • Retailing at $275, the Bulova Mens Marine Star Chronograph Watch with Charcoal Grey Dial & Black Rubber Strap comes with a chronograph and calendar.

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  • Whether you have a gas or charcoal grill, it's important to clean it regularly if you want to keep it functioning properly and looking attractive.

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  • If you are using a charcoal grill for your outdoor cooking needs, it's important to develop the habit of removing the ashes following each use.

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  • No matter whether you use a gas or charcoal grill, you still have to clean up the food residue, grease and other debris from the barbecue grill before using it again.

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  • Prep a charcoal grill or preheat a gas grill.

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  • For charcoal grills, remember to distribute the coals evenly to prevent hot spots.

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  • The vegetables absorb the flavors, which combine with the smoky charcoal grill flavor to enhance the taste.

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  • You can use either a gas grill or a charcoal grill.

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  • Heat the grill to high heat or allow your charcoal to reach white hot stage.

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  • You can still wear them in the spring and summer, but they look best with dark clothing, such as charcoal or black.

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  • The Corner Blitz Sleep Pant is a heavier duty fleece sleep pant in charcoal with an elastic drawstring waist, button fly and side seam pockets.

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  • The tank itself comes in several colors, including, pink, black, charcoal and white and has a built-in shelf bra for convenience and support.

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  • A wide range of colors that includes pink, chocolate, charcoal, black, and white, at a price of just $26.00!

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  • Black isn't simply black when it comes to pantyhose--some black pantyhose are very dark while others border on charcoal or gray.

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  • Navy hose under a charcoal or indigo dress will be a welcome change from gray or off-black.

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  • If you have terrific eyes, then play them up with violets, charcoal or blue liners and/or eyshadows.

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  • Draw your own pirate map with charcoal and crumpled linen paper.

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  • The uniforms the crew wears in the movie have a very dark charcoal gray undershirt that appears black.

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  • These are all in the same dark charcoal gray color as the undershirts.

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  • The dark product obtained is washed with water, hydrochloric acid and hydrofluoric acid, and finally calcined again with the oxide or with borax, being protected from air during the operation by a layer of charcoal.

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  • The wood is very heavy and hard, weighing 70 lb the cubic foot; the colour is dark brown; it is used in Spain and Italy for furniture, and in the former country for firewood and charcoal.

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  • As a fuel it is excellent; and its charcoal is much esteemed for making gunpowder.

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  • Some of the more viscous crude oils obtained in the United States are employed as lubricants under the name of " natural oils," either without any treatment or after clarification by subsidence and filtration through animal charcoal.

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  • Charcoal is now added, and the heat urged on to obtain Pressblei, an inferior metal formed partly by the action of the charcoal on the oxide of lead.

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  • Uranous chloride, UC14, was first prepared by Peligot by heating an intimate mixture of the green oxide and charcoal to redness in a current of dry chlorine; it is obtained as sublimate of black-green metallic-looking octahedra.

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  • Shaft furnace smelting is confined to those parts of the world where charcoal can still be obtained in large quantities at moderate prices.

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