Definition of Torrified
1. torrify [v] - See also: torrify
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Literary usage of Torrified
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and ...by John Ramsey McCulloch by John Ramsey McCulloch (1852)
"... torrified or calcined, comand after 1st February, 18-19.. .cwt monly called British Gum, from Staves, not exceeding 72 inches long, 7 inches broad, ..."
2. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1847)
"050 Of and from a British possession 036 From and after the 1st of February, 1849 0 1 0 Gum of, torrified or calcined, commonly called British gum 050 Of ..."
3. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1847)
"... From and after the 1st of February, 1849 010 Gum of, torrified or calcined, commonly called British gum 050 Of and from a British possession 026 Gum of, ..."
4. Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Including His Life and Correspondence by Thomas Browne, Simon Wilkin (1835)
"I say, proceeding from the sulphur of bodies torrified, that is, the oil, fat, ... I say, torrified, singed, or suffering some impression from fire; ..."
5. The Annals of Philosophy by Richard Phillips, E W Brayley (1826)
"... appeared that the remaining fourth had acquired the properties of a gummy matter, analogous to torrified starch, being readily soluble in cold water. ..."
6. A Handbook of Chemical Technology by Johannes Rudolf Wagner (1872)
"Freshly prepared torrified charcoal has the following composition :— Carbon 74-0 per cent Chemically combined water 24-5 „ „ Ash 15 „ „ The composition of ..."