Definition of Mordants
1. Noun. (plural of mordant) ¹
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Definition of Mordants
1. mordant [v] - See also: mordant
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Literary usage of Mordants
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1. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"Add mordants are employed for fixing basic colouring matters on cotton. " They are not used in wool or silk dyeing, since these fibres themselves act as ..."
2. Industrial Chemistry: A Manual for the Student and Manufacturer by Allen Rogers (1920)
"mordants. mordants in general may be defined as substances capable of uniting with ... Metallic mordants. Metallic mordants are substances, usually metallic ..."
3. Industrial Organic Chemistry: Adapted for the Use of Manufacturers, Chemists by Samuel Philip Sadtler (1912)
"The remaining iron mordants are the Nitrates and the Nitro-sulphates. ... Chromium mordants comprise among the most important Bichromate of Potash and ..."
4. Outlines of Industrial Chemistry: A Text-book for Students by Frank Hall Thorp, Charles D. Demond (1905)
"mordants A mordant is a substance used in textile dyeing and printing, either to fix or to ... Metallic mordants are abstracted from aqueous solution, ..."
5. Elements of Chemistry: For the Use of Colleges, Academies, and Schools by Victor Regnault (1853)
"Certain mordants do not change the shade of the colouring matters, such, ... The salts of alumina used as mordants are the sulphate, and acetate of alumina, ..."
6. A Hand-book of Industrial Organic Chemistry Adapted for the Use of by Samuel Philip Sadtler (1895)
"Chromium mordants comprise among the most important Bichromate of Potash and Bichromate of Soda, both being products obtained from chromite. ..."
7. The Chemical Technology of Textile Fibres: Their Origin, Structure by Georg von Georgievics (1902)
"The alkalis are not mordants, both their hydroxides and the compounds of these with ... Such salts are termed supplementary mordants, and are used in ..."
8. Elements of the Art of Dyeing by Claude-Louis Berthollet (1791)
"Of mordants. TH E title Mordant is applied to ... tial qualities of the chemical agents moft employed as mordants. ..."