spermaceti ointment is simple and well adapted to this purpose.
spermaceti is pulverised as camphor, by the aid of a few drops of spirit.
spermaceti, the solid waxy body carried round in the Cachalot's head in solution, is a valuable whale-product.
spermaceti experimented with in the same manner gave striking results.
spermaceti is a perfectly definite chemical body, which can be recognised without chance of error.
spermaceti is identical in its physical properties with paraffine, and the latter is now almost universally its substitute.
spermaceti is constantly added to the white wax of commerce, to improve its colour.
spermaceti candles of definite size form the measure of electric light, giving rise to the phrase "of so many candle-power."
spermaceti ointment is simple and well adapted for the purpose.
Simmer the whole together, and when almost boiled enough, add an ounce of spermaceti.
A white, waxy substance that is obtained from the head of the sperm whale and sometimes other whales, porpoises, and dolphins, and was once widely used to make candles, ointments, and cosmetics. Spermaceti is a liquid at body temperature and consists primarily of fatty alcohols and esters of fatty acids. Spermaceti is produced by the spermaceti organ, a huge melon-shaped sac that may function as a battering ram in aggressive behavior between males.