Definition of Dissolvents
1. dissolvent [n] - See also: dissolvent
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dissolvents
Literary usage of Dissolvents
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A History of Criticism and Literary Taste in Europe from the Earliest Texts by George Saintsbury (1917)
"BOOK VII THE dissolvents OF NEO-CLASSICISM " May there not be something in the Gothic Romance peculiarly suited to the viewi of a genius and to the endt of ..."
2. History of Criticism and Literary Taste in Europe: From the Earliest Texts by George Saintsbury (1904)
"... BOOK VII THE dissolvents OF NEO-CLASSICISM " May there not be something in the Gothic Romance ..."
3. Annual Register (1800)
"On the virtues of lemon juice and coffré, as dissolvents of the stone. By Z. and Dr. Lobi. ... dissolvents ..."
4. Russia's Work in Turkey: A Revelation by Georges Giacometti (1877)
"... has had enough vitality to resist until now the powerful dissolvents which have been applied to its body politic with arts so insidious and satanic. VI. ..."
5. The Repertory of Patent Inventions: And Other Discoveries and Improvements (1806)
"... and further, to avoid this inconvenience, I make the additions of the dissolvents only, after having entirely separated the water and the acids from the ..."