Usage examples for chlorate

  1. No such precipitate is produced in a solution of chlorate of potassium or chloracetic acid, where the chlorine is entangled in the complex ion ClO3 or C2H3ClO2. Since, then, the toxic and pharmacological properties of an electrolyte depend entirely on the ionic grouping, it behoves the physician and the biologist to study the structure and grouping of the ions in a molecule, rather than that of the atoms. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  2. Dr. Watson also recommends a drink, prepared of a drachm of chlorate of potass to a pint of water, and has found great improvement from the use of a pint to a pint and a half of this solution daily. – Hydriatic treatment of Scarlet Fever in its Different Forms by Charles Munde
  3. A bottle labelled " Sulphuric Acid" stood at one end of a shelf, while at the other was a huge jar full of black grains, next a bottle of chlorate of potash. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve