electrowinning

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electrowinning

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈwɪnɪŋ)
n
a means of extracting metal from ore using electrolysis
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The Spence project would develop the copper ore deposit located in Chile's Region II, and includes an open pit mine, crushing, conveying, dynamic heap leaching, dump leaching, solvent extraction and electro winning facilities, according to Aker Kvaerner.