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n. at ALKALI n. and adj. Compounds 3; (occas.) = alkaline earth metal n.
[1788 J. ST. JOHN tr. L. B. Guyton de Morveau et al. Method Chym. Nomencl. 65 Alkaline metallic oxyds [Fr. Oxides métalliques alkalins].] 1809 Monthly Anthol. & Boston Rev. Apr. 282 The disengagement of hydrogen when these *alkaline metals are immersed in water. 1874 R. BROWN Man. Bot. II. iv. 222 Potassium..and sodium..are the only two alkaline metals invariably found in all plants. 1913 Science 5 Sept. 327/2 Systematic examination of mineral waters for the presence and distribution of the rare alkaline metals. 1969 Isis 60 472 Next beneath are the alkaline metals Mg-Ca-Sr-Ba in correct order. 2003 T. R. CROMPTON Chromatogr. Natural, Treated & Waste Waters ii. 47 Ammonia is separated from amines and alkaline metals and reacted with o-phthalic acid dialdehyde on a separate column.
A dictionary of chemistry and the allied branches of other sciences - Page 217
Henry Watts - Chemistry - 1874
This group includes the alkaline-earthy and alkaline metals
. They are father
subdivided according to their behaviour to carbonate of ammonium in presence of
Transactions of the American Electrochemical Society, Volume 40 - Page 15
American Electrochemical Society - Science - 1922Sodium, of the alkaline metals,
serves as a suitable deoxidizing agent in ... [
ADS] ALKALINE METALS. A survey of the alkaline group of metals reveals only ...
A text-book of legal medicine and toxicology, Volume 2 - Page 373
Frederick Peterson, Walter Stanley Haines - Medical - 1904
... SALTS OF THE ALKALINE METALS. POTASSIUM CHLORATE