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MINERALURGY [1 record]

Record 1 2012-11-26

English

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

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

French

Domaine(s)
  • Minéralurgie (Métallurgie)
  • Préparation des produits miniers
DEF

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.

OBS

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

Spanish

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

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

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