- capable of being precipitated.
Origin of precipitable
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Its salts would be precipitable by barium carbonate; the gallium salts are thrown down by this reagent.
It is completely soluble in caustic potash, and precipitable again by any acid in the form of a white granular powder.
The platinochloride, as before observed, is precipitable by ether from alcoholic solution; it contains 28·3 per cent.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection
Alexander Wynter Blyth
A protein soluble in water and precipitable by dilute hydrochloric acid.The Book of Cheese
Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
They found only 4.5 percent of tannin (precipitable by gelatin or alkaloids) in raw coffee.All About Coffee
William H. Ukers
- Capable of being precipitated.
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