Definition of Calamines
1. calamine [v] - See also: calamine
Lexicographical Neighbors of Calamines
Literary usage of Calamines
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Philosophical Transactions by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1803)
"Their constitution was far from decided, nor was it ever determined whether all calamines were of the same species, or whether there were several kinds of ..."
2. Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1832)
"In the first part of the paper, we find the analysis of four kinds of calamines; the first from Bleyberg in Carinthia, the second from the Mendip hills in ..."
3. The Scientific Writings of James Smithson by James Smithson, John Robin McDaniel Irby (1881)
"On the 18th of November, a paper, by James Smithson, esq., FES, on the chemical analysis of some calamines, was read. Much uncertainty has hitherto ..."
4. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1803)
"Hi* observations were directed to calamines from Bleyberg in Carlo* this, Somersetshire, and Derbyshire, and to the electrical ca- lamine. ..."
5. Chemical Essays by Richard Watson (1788)
"... calamines do not differ much from each other in the quantity of air which they contain; but rhar the apparent difference, in the analy- fes of them here ..."