Definition of Glycerin
(organic chemistry) Alternative spelling of glycerine.
How to use Glycerin in Sentences?
- 1. There is just as much acid after the glycerin is turned into nitroglycerin as there was before. 🔊
- 2. Specimens were then examined in a shallow dish containing glycerin under a binocular microscope. 🔊
- 3. Specimens were stored in glycerin in glass shell vials having polyethylene stoppers. 🔊
- 4. Inferior grades may be used for soaps or for glycerin and perhaps nitroglycerin. 🔊
- 5. It is possible to increase the yield of glycerin if desired by varying the form of fermentation. 🔊
- 6. By keeping it alkaline and treating with the proper bacteria a high yield of glycerin can be obtained. 🔊
- 7. In accordance with this equation the ethereal salts in the fats are converted into glycerin and the sodium salts of the corresponding acids. 🔊
- 8. In the last five years the soap-makers have learned that they can realize more money out of the glycerin than they can out of the soap they make. 🔊
- 9. At times the addition to this formula of several drachms of alcohol and of five to ten minims of glycerin is of advantage. 🔊
- 10. Some of this glycerin is refined, but the great part of the crude goes to the manufacturers of dynamite, which is nitroglycerin mixed with infusorial earth, so as to weaken it. 🔊