Definition of Decrepitating
1. decrepitate [v] - See also: decrepitate
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Literary usage of Decrepitating
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Chemist: A Monthly Journal of Chemical and Physical Science (1840)
"decrepitating SALT LICZKA.* OF WIE- At the sitting of the Academy of ... This decrepitating salt deserves peculiar attention ; considering that many ..."
2. The Chemist ; Or, Reporter of Chemical Discoveries and Improvements by Charles Watt (1840)
"This decrepitating salt deserves peculiar attention ; considering that many minerals decrepitate like it by heat without disengaging the slightest trace of ..."
3. The Use of the Blowpipe in Chemistry and Mineralogy by Jöns Jakob Berzelius (1845)
"VON ENGESTROM proposed to heat decrepitating substances in a cavity in the ... WOLLASTON placed the decrepitating substance in a fold of platina foil. ..."