metallurgist


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met·al·lur·gy

 (mĕt′l-ûr′jē)
n.
1. The science that deals with procedures used in extracting metals from their ores, purifying and alloying metals, and creating useful objects from metals.
2. The study of metals and their properties in bulk and at the atomic level.

[New Latin metallūrgia, from Greek metallourgos, miner, worker in metals : metallon, a mine, metal + -ourgos, -worker (from ergon, work; see werg- in Indo-European roots).]

met′al·lur′gic, met′al·lur′gi·cal adj.
met′al·lur′gi·cal·ly adv.
met′al·lur′gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metallurgist - an engineer trained in the extraction and refining and alloying and fabrication of metalsmetallurgist - an engineer trained in the extraction and refining and alloying and fabrication of metals
applied scientist, engineer, technologist - a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems
Translations
metallurgi

metallurgist

[meˈtælədʒɪst] Nmetalúrgico/a m/f

metallurgist

nMetallurg(e) m, → Metallurgin f

metallurgist

[mɛˈtælədʒɪst] nmetallurgista m
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