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The silk referred to is made from a solution of that inflammable material of tremendous force known as gun-cotton, or pyroxylin.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle
These nitrates are variously known as nitrocellulose, pyroxylin, and gun cotton.An Elementary Study of Chemistry|William McPherson
The lower nitrates, known as pyroxylin, are less explosive, although still very inflammable.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson
A viscid fluid formed by dissolving pyroxylin (Schnbeins gun-cotton) in a mixture of ether and alcohol.
To a saturated solution of tannic acid in alcohol and ether, in equal parts, add as much pyroxylin as the liquid will dissolve.