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MINERALURGY [1 record]

Record 1 2012-11-26


Subject field(s)
  • Mineral Processing (Metallurgy)
  • Processing of Mineral Products

The physical and chemical concentration of raw ore into a product from which a metal can be recovered at a profit.


  • Minéralurgie (Métallurgie)
  • Préparation des produits miniers

Ensemble des procédés et techniques de traitement de minerais bruts ayant pour objet d'obtenir par voie physique, chimique ou thermique des produits directement utilisables par l'industrie ou transformables par le métallurgiste.


On distingue la mécanominéralurgie, l'hydrominéralurgie, la pyrominéralurgie et la biominéralurgie.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Explotación de minerales (Metalurgia)
  • Preparación de los productos mineros

Tratamiento a que se someten los minerales para extraer de ellos sustancias útiles.

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