How to use Solidus in a sentence
The scale of judicial fines is given in the denarius (" which makes so many solidi"), and it is known that the monetary system of the solidus did not appear until the Merovingian period.
All mixtures whose temperature lies above the line ACB are wholly liquid, hence this line is often called the "liquidus "; all mixtures at temperatures below that of the horizontal line through C are wholly solid, hence this line is sometimes called the " solidus," but in more complex cases the solidus is often curved.
At temperatures between the solidus and the liquidus a mixture is partly solid and partly liquid.
Rejecting all weights of the lower empire, the average (44) of about l00 is 4956; while 42 later Greek weights (nomisma, &c.) average 4857, and 16 later Latin ones (solidus, &c.) show 4819.
In Bryzantine times in Egypt glass was used for coin-weights (30), averaging 68.0 for the solidus = 4896 for the libra.Advertisement
In Offa's time a new gold coin, the mancus, resembling in standard the Roman solidus (about 70 grains), was introduced from Mahommedan countries.
Mathematical Expressions use the solidus whenever possible in preference to built-up fractions.
Temperatures close to an average (moist) MORB source mantle solidus characterize the eastern seaboard and its offshore.
The descendant today of the golden solidus is the French sou (the name comes from solidus ).
The effect of the imperial organization was to wring the last solidus out of the emaciated and fever-stricken population of Italy, and the belief.Advertisement
We possess a large series of coins of Panticapaeum and other cities from the 5th century B.C. The gold staters of Panticapaeum beating Pan's head and a griffin are specially remarkable for their weight and fine workmanship. We have also coins with the names of the later Spartocids and a singularly complete series of dated solidi issued by the later or Achaemenian dynasty; in them may be noticed the swift degeneration of the gold solidus through silver and potin to bronze (see also Numismatics).
Mathematical Expressions Use the solidus whenever possible in preference to built-up fractions.
This is usually supplied thermally, by the solder temperature falling below the solidus temperature.
The descendant today of the golden solidus is the French sou (the name comes from solidus).