Word usage examples
A giant sheet of folded polysaccharide, a complex mesh of interlinked pentose and hexose sugars hung with alkyl and amide side chains.
he lifts his glass, removes a glacé cherry on a cocktail stick, throws it toward the spiral staircase that leads down to the toilets, and chugs back half of the drink in one go – freezing pink slush with an afterbite of caramelized hexose sugars and ethanol.
But then again-Snape was an adult wizard, who probably would have no trouble hexing Ron if he tried to pull anything funny.
God, he was not even sure his hexing powers extended to protecting the walls from the promised arrival of the demons.
In a large steel tank he mixed the chloropseudoephedrine with a metallic catalyst called palladium black and a powerful solvent called hexane, then capped the tank and pressurized it with pure, highly explosive hydrogen gas.
If the Parfumerie Devalier had owned a flash evaporator or a vacuum pump, the hexane stink would have been off that jasmine oil faster than a Japanese commuter off the bullet train.
I wanted to kill him myself, for Gras-Grace and Firka and hewlet, but if he was going to get away, I thought, if I turned him in to the Barrayarans as a Cetagandan spy, maybe .
Hornblower scrambled into the stern sheets, embarrassed by hat and gloves and sword and boat cloak, and he barked an order to hewitt.
We hadn't had a thing for two years from any of the people that had had Kurume yellows, except a few Ilex crenata as a gift from hewitt, and they were from nowhere near his infected area and we had them half a mile from the rhodaleas.
By the way his mouth fell open I saw he was too dumb even for something as simple as that without a fireside chat, so I turned to call to hewitt and there was Fred Updegraff inside the ropes headed for us.