electrometallurgy


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e·lec·tro·met·al·lur·gy

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-mĕt′l-ûr′jē)
n.
The use of electric and electrolytic processes in metallurgy and in purifying metals or electroplating.

e·lec′tro·met′al·lur′gi·cal adj.

electrometallurgy

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊmɪˈtælədʒɪ; -ˈmɛtəˌlɜːdʒɪ)
n
(Metallurgy) metallurgy involving the use of electric-arc furnaces, electrolysis, and other electrical operations
eˌlectroˌmetalˈlurgical adj
eˌlectrometˈallurgist n

e•lec•tro•met•al•lur•gy

(ɪˌlɛk troʊˈmɛt lˌɜr dʒi, -məˈtæl ər dʒi)

n.
the science of the processing of metals by means of electricity.
[1830–40]
e•lec`tro•met`al•lur′gi•cal, adj.
e•lec`tro•met′al•lur`gist, n.
Translations

electrometallurgy

[ɪˌlektrəʊmɪˈtælədʒɪ] Nelectrometalurgia f
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