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Berzelius

Baron Jöns Jakob . 1779--1848, Swedish chemist, who invented the present system of chemical symbols and formulas, discovered several elements, and determined the atomic and molecular weight of many substances
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1) the senator Berzelius Windrip himself, the president that is elected with the help of the League of Forgotten Men, the latter led by a Methodist bishop.
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Was Berzelius justified in using a name meaning 'primary substance'?
Chapter 1 briefly treats two exemplary cases and shows then to be imbued with ambiguity: the study of projectile motion by Galileo in the early seventeenth century and the chemical formulas proposed by Jacob Berzelius in the early nineteenth century.
Men such as Sir Humphry Davy, or Johan Arfvedson, or Jan Berzelius, or Robert Bunsen would place the rocks in acid, leach out the metallic salts, and then recover them as crystals.
Berzelius denied the legitimacy of what was commonly referred to as the "Vitalism Theory," which explained the difference between organic and inorganic matter by ascribing a special, God-given "vital force of life" to the former.
His Berzelius 'Buzz' Windrip bears an uncanny resemblance to George W.
It was championed by a diverse and visionary group of individuals including Joseph Priestly, Henry Cavendish, Humphry Davy, and John Dalton of England, Karl Wilhelm Scheele and Jons Jakob Berzelius of Sweden, Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier and Jacques Charles of France, Robert Boyle of Ireland, Benjamin Thompson of the U.
When Swedish scientist Jons Jacob Berzelius first encountered the mystery element in 1817, he thought it was the known element tellurium (Te).
Aqui presta atencion a la coloracion negra de la superficie de los granitos, una de las muestras las envio a su amigo el quimico Berzelius quien identifica hierro y manganeso (IV: 18).
Written with the express purpose of influencing Long's chances in the 1936 election, Lewis's novel outfits President Berzelius Windrip with a private militia, concentration camps, and a chief of staff who sounds an awful lot like Josef Goebbels.