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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chlorinity a measure of the quantity of chlorine or other halides in water (especially seawater)
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In literature:

Nitric acid and chlorine decompose it.
"The Art of Perfumery" by G. W. Septimus Piesse
The sunlight separates silver chloride into its constituents, silver and chlorine.
"General Science" by Bertha M. Clark
Like results were obtained with chlorine.
"Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 425" by Various
A normal and variable constituent of urine, chlorine, is not usually required to be determined.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 611, September 17, 1887" by Various
Four of these are gases: hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen and chlorine.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
The very next day I got a small sniff of chlorination gas.
"In the Flash Ranging Service" by Edward Alva Trueblood
While moist it is put into a jar with chlorine gas introduced until the air in the jar looks greenish.
"The Ladies Book of Useful Information" by Anonymous
Resists moisture, chlorine and gases.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
The next simple bodies we come to are CHLORINE and IODINE.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Iodine and chlorine, 161.
"The Phase Rule and Its Applications" by Alexander Findlay
The fevered animal in fact stores chlorine in its tissues, though in what manner and for what reason is not at present known.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
But I knew I could easily contrive to satisfy the baronet, and with the idea of consoling Chlorine, I said as much.
"The Black Poodle" by F. Anstey
The second concerned the nature of "oxymuriatic acid" (chlorine).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 5" by Various
He at once began to study the analogies of chlorine, to find by experiment which elements it resembled, and so to classify it.
"Heroes of Science" by M. M. Pattison Muir
The concentrates recovered by the frue vanners are generally treated by chlorination (roasted).
"The Romance of Industry and Invention"
But the chlorine was poisonous to the workmen, and imparted a filthy odour to the cloth.
"Knowledge is Power:" by Charles Knight
Animated chlorine knows of chlorine, and incarnate zinc, of zinc.
"The Oxford Book of American Essays" by Various
Various Processes of Alkali-making, and the Chlorine Industry.
"Cork: Its Origin and Industrial Uses" by Gilbert E. Stecher
Examples of elements: oxygen, hydrogen, nitrogen, carbon, chlorine, sulphur, phosphorus, aluminum, iron, silver, and gold.
"The School System of Norway" by David Allen Anderson
Its chemistry is discussed under CHLORINE, and its manufacture under ALKALI MANUFACTURE.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 1" by Various

In poetry:

Your baby has gorn dahn the drainpipe
And the chlorine is bad for his eyes
He's havin' a swim, and it's healthy for him
He needed the exercise
"Biby's Epitaph" by Anonymous British
The brook ran yellow from the factory stinking of chlorine,
The yarn-milled called its funeral cry at noon;
Our lights looked over the Lough to the lights of Bangor
Under the peacock aura of a drowning moon.
"Carrickfergus" by Louis MacNeice

In news:

6-24-12: Chlorine Spill at Christopher Street water treatment substation gallery (5 photos).
Summit Twp Residents Return Home after Chlorine Leak.
Dozens of Summit Township residents are finally getting back into their homes this morning after a chlorine leak at a nearby plant forced them to evacuate.
View full size Drew Eskridge/The News A chlorine spill at the Millville Water Treatment Facility on Ware Avenue was caused by a faulty regulator, county officials said Friday afternoon.
PRINCETON TOWNSHIP — A small tub of pool chlorine briefly generated noxious fumes early Monday afternoon after an accidental chemical reaction in the driveway of a township home, fire officials said.
Four Georgia Gulf contract employees are recovering after being exposed to chlorine at work.
HAZMAT crews have left the scene of a chlorine gas leak in Giles County.
Town Adopts Onsite System for Chlorine Disinfection.
Chlorine Plant Benefits From PEM Fuel Cells.
A demonstration plant with a capacity of 20,000 metric tons of chlorine per year has just gone onstream in Uerdingen, Germany.
Chlorine Route Starts Large-Scale Trial.
Electrochemical production of chlorine is energy intensive.
Chlorine gas leak controlled at water treatment plant.
SHELBY HAZMAT technicians stopped a gas leak in a 2,000-pound chlorine tank that blocked traffic on most of Grover Street Wednesday.
A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 am Monday.

In science:

The chlorine experiment only detects neutrinos in the easier-to-observe state.
How the sun shines
Nuclear physicists started the field of neutrino astrophysics with the chlorine experiment and are now positioned to contribute to ma jor discoveries in particle physics. • A knowledge of neutrino masses is crucial to the next generation of precision cosmology experiments.
Nuclear Physics Neutrino PreTown Meeting: Summary and Recommendations
In an opposite manner, on adsorption of chlorine, the resonance in the curve corresponding to the Cl 3p resonance lies 5 eV below the Fermi level, and the Cl 3s peak is positioned even below the substrate valence band at about −18 eV, i.e., outside the energy range displayed in Fig. 5.12.
Theory of Adsorption on Metal Substrates
The last two rows ignore neutrino oscillations and present for the chlorine and gallium solar neutrino experiments the capture rates in SNU (1 SNU equals 10−36 events per target atom per sec).
Solar Models and Solar Neutrinos: Current Status
Table XVII also includes the corrections to the CC, ES, and NC fluxes from CC interactions on oxygen, sodium, and chlorine, by which, together with the radiative corrections, the EFT and ES cross sections were multiplied before comparing with the data to extract the fluxes.
Electron Energy Spectra, Fluxes, and Day-Night Asymmetries of $^{8}$B Solar Neutrinos from the 391-Day Salt Phase SNO Data Set
Although the idea of a sizeable neutrino magnetic moment interacting with the solar field lay dormant for some time, it was reintroduced in 1986 to explain the claimed periodicity of the Chlorine event rate, but the effect remains inconclusive.
Solar Neutrinos: Spin Flavour Precession and LMA
The application of external electrical fields permitted the ion permeability to be obtained as a function of bias voltage, and the selectivity of α-hemolysin to chlorine ions to be elucidated.
Biological and synthetic membranes: What can be learned from a coarse-grained description?
Davis’ chlorine experiment which pioneered the solar neutrino search has been continuing for more than 30 years.
Neutrino Physics around MeV Energies
Third, there is considerable cost saving by starting the simultaneous construction of 3 cavities in the region of relatively well-known Homestake rock near the Ray Davis Chlorine chamber as explained in .” 11.
Report of the US long baseline neutrino experiment study
The directions for this study come from those of Crenny & Federman and sample the transition from atomic to molecular rich clouds where the unique chemistry leading to molecules containing chlorine is initiated.
Revisiting the Chlorine Abundance in Diffuse Interstellar Clouds from Measurements with the Copernicus Satellite
There is renewed interest in the elemental abundance of chlorine in diffuse interstellar clouds.
Revisiting the Chlorine Abundance in Diffuse Interstellar Clouds from Measurements with the Copernicus Satellite
Harris & Bromage surmised that the chlorine abundance did not vary appreciably with distance to the background star nor with E (B − V ), but that the abundance decreased with increasing average gas density, < n > [Ntot (H)/distance to star, where Ntot (H) = N (H I) + 2 N (H2 )].
Revisiting the Chlorine Abundance in Diffuse Interstellar Clouds from Measurements with the Copernicus Satellite
As part of an analysis of interstellar abundances for several elements based on the data collected by Bohlin et al. (1983), Jenkins et al. (1986) found that the chlorine abundance varied with < n > through the use of detailed statistical arguments.
Revisiting the Chlorine Abundance in Diffuse Interstellar Clouds from Measurements with the Copernicus Satellite
Fourth, measurements with the Herschel Space Observatory (Lis et al. 2010) of H2Cl+ and HCl in absorption from diffuse molecular gas allows a more complete analysis of chlorine chemistry.
Revisiting the Chlorine Abundance in Diffuse Interstellar Clouds from Measurements with the Copernicus Satellite
We used the improved set of oscillator strengths to reevaluate the chemical trends involving neutral and singly ionized chlorine with atomic and molecular hydrogen.
Revisiting the Chlorine Abundance in Diffuse Interstellar Clouds from Measurements with the Copernicus Satellite