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blister copper [1 record]

Record 1 2005-06-02

English

Subject field(s)
  • Copper and Copper Alloys (Metallurgy)
OBS

Copper of 99% or more purity produced in the converting operation, with the surface of the metal having a rough or blistered appearance when solid.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Cuivre et alliages du cuivre (Métallurgie)
DEF

Cuivre d'une pureté de 99 % ou plus, produit par convertissage et dont la surface est rugueuse ou recouverte d'ampoules quand il se trouve sous sa forme solide.

OBS

On écrirait mieux «boursoufflé».

OBS

boursoufflé : Cette graphie, puisée des Rectifications de l'orthographe recommandées par le Conseil supérieur de la langue française, est attestée dans le Petit Robert (2004).

Spanish

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