"Let us have some fresh blood," he said, digging a long bodkin into his finger, and drawing off the resulting drop of blood in a chemical pipette. "Now, I add this small quantity of blood to a litre of water. You perceive that the resulting mixture has the appearance of pure water. The proportion of blood cannot be more than one in a million. I have no doubt, however, that we shall be able to obtain the characteristic reaction." What does characteristic reaction?
Oct 22, 2021 8:36 AM
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Within the context, the "characteristic reaction" would be the generally expected process or result for this type of experiment. Hope this helps
October 22, 2021
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