The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking eBook

Helen Stuart Campbell
This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 239 pages of information about The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking.
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----|-----|----- 1.  Water, which is found in every part of the body, | | | and amounts to | 109 | 0 | 0 | | | 2.  Fibrine, and like substances, found in the blood, | | | and forming the chief solid materials of the | | | flesh | 15 | 10 | 0 | | | 3.  Phosphate of lime, chiefly in bones and teeth, but | | | in all liquids and tissues | 8 | 12 | 0
4.  Fat, a mixture of three chemical compounds,           |      |     |
and distributed all through the body                   |    4 |  8  |    0
|      |     |
5.  Osseine, the organic framework of bones; boiled,      |      |     |
gives gelatine.   Weight                               |    4 |  7  |  350
|      |     |
6.  Keratine, a nitrogenous substance, forming the        |      |     |
greater part of hair, nails, and skin.  Weighs         |    4 |  2  |    0
|      |     |
7.  Cartilagine resembles the osseine of bone, and is a   |      |     |
nitrogenous substance, the chief constituent of       |      |     |
cartilage, weighing                                   |    1 |  8  |    0
|      |     |
8.  Haemoglobine gives the red color to blood, and is      |      |     |
a nitrogenous substance containing iron, and          |      |     |
weighing                                              |    1 |  8  |    0
|      |     |
9.  Albumen is a soluble nitrogenous substance,           |      |     |
found in the blood, chyle, lymph, and muscle,         |      |     |
and weighs                                            |    1 |  1  |    0
|      |     |
10.  Carbonate of lime is found in the bones chiefly,     |      |     |
and weighs                                           |    1 |  1  |    0
|      |     |
11.  Hephalin is found in nerves and brain, with          |      |     |
cerebrine and other compounds                        |    0 | 13  |    0
|      |     |
12.  Fluoride of calcium is found in teeth and bones,     |      |     |
and weighs                                           |    0 |  7  |  175
|      |     |
13.  Phosphate of magnesia is also in teeth and bones,    |      |     |
and weighs                                           |    0 |  7  |    0
|      |     |
14.  Chloride of sodium, or common salt, is found in      |      |     |
all parts of the body, and weighs                    |    0 |  7  |    0
|      |     |
15.  Cholesterine, glycogen, and inosite are compounds    |      |     |
containing hydrogen, oxygen, and carbon,             |      |     |
found in muscle, liver, and brain, and               |      |     |
weighing                                             |    0 |  3  |    0

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