Examples from the Web for magnesium
Epsom salt also has magnesium, so it will help you relax and sleep.5 Healthier Ways to Detox (That Aren’t Juice Cleanses)|DailyBurn|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Magnesium sulfate has been around since 1906 and has since been proven to be a superior medication.Beyond ‘Downton Abbey’: Preeclampsia Maternal Deaths Continue Today|Eleni Tsigas, Christine Morton|January 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
At night we drank a beverage we called “CalMag,” a terrible mixture of calcium, magnesium, vinegar, and water.Scientology’s Sea Org: A Story of Escape for Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise|Abigail Pesta|July 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She tells us what happens when the balance is ripped apart by the release of calcium and magnesium into the atmosphere.Chris Hedges and Joe Sacco Chronicle Mining Catastrophes in West Virginia|Chris Hedges, Joe Sacco|June 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As a teenager, a magnesium flare exploded and left 70 percent of his body covered in third-degree burns.
Waters containing compounds of calcium and magnesium in solution are called hard waters because they feel harsh to the touch.
The excavation was done mostly at night, the ground being illuminated by magnesium light.Lights and Shadows of New York Life|James D. McCabe
Reference has been made to the fact that magnesium sulphate may probably not only fix the ammonia, but the phosphoric acid.Manures and the principles of manuring|Charles Morton Aikman
Magnesium sulphate may be given by the mouth, but is poisonous if injected intravenously.
Other metals, such as magnesium and iron, decompose water rapidly, but only at higher temperatures.
British Dictionary definitions for magnesium
Word Origin for magnesium
Word Origin and History for magnesium
silvery-white metallic element, 1808, coined by English chemist Sir Humphrey Davy (1778-1829) from white magnesia (q.v.), in which it was found, + chemical ending -ium.