Examples from the Web for amylic
For the detection of magenta the filtrate is mixed with a few drops of acetic acid, and it is then shaken up with amylic alcohol.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Amylic Alcohol dissolves all the alkaloids, if they are in a free state, and it also takes up a little of the resin.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
The filtrate, if shaken up with amylic alcohol, gives it in either case a red color.
It is soluble in amylic alcohol, scarcely so in absolute alcohol.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera