Mond process


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Mond process

(mɒnd; German mɔnt)
n
(Metallurgy) a process for obtaining nickel by heating the ore in carbon monoxide to produce nickel carbonyl vapour, which is then decomposed at a higher temperature to yield the metal
[C19: named after Ludwig Mond (1839–1909), German chemist and industrialist]
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