- plumber's helper,
- plumber's snake,
Origin of plumbic
Examples from the Web for plumbic
Plumbic sulphide is precipitated, and the liberated selenic acid separated by filtration is concentrated until it acquires a sp.
The plumbic seleniate is suspended in water and decomposed by means of a current of sulphuretted hydrogen.
Plumbic acetate gives a purplish-red precipitate, mercuric cyanide a blue one, the supernatant liquid being also blue.
Chemically it is converted by nitric acid and chlorine into an insoluble substance--plumbic acid or the cyanide of lead.
The residue dissolved in water is mixed with a solution of plumbic nitrate, an insoluble plumbic seleniate being precipitated.