In deflagration with nitre, azotic gas is likewise disengaged, because azote is one of the constituent elements of nitric acid.
It seems to me that the deflagration, by the intense brilliancy of the substances in combustion, is produced in pure oxygen.
It was the native nitre of the country on which they were occupied, and the test was its deflagration.
In this deflagration the Acid is dissipated, and totally separated from the Alkali, which now remains by itself.
The Nitrous Acid is not only dissipated during the deflagration of the Nitre, but is even destroyed, and perfectly decomposed.
When no deflagration ensues, the matter contained in the crucible will have lost much of its fluidity.
This deflagration of Sulphur is the only means we have of decomposing it, in order to obtain its Acid in purity.
The story of the prints and their deflagration may be true, but it is very questionable if they were for royal use.
Gunpowder is exploded by deflagration, by means of a fuze, and exerts a comparatively slow and rending force.
The thin wires are stretched between the balls, and the lower one is in course of deflagration.