Definition of pyrometallurgy in English:

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pyrometallurgy

Pronunciation: /ˌpʌɪrəʊmɪˈtaləːdʒi/

noun

[mass noun]
The branch of science and technology concerned with the use of high temperatures to extract and purify metals: specialists in mineral processing and pyrometallurgy
More example sentences
  • Pyrometallurgy continues to be the principal means of metal production.

Derivatives

pyrometallurgical

Pronunciation: /ˌpʌɪrəʊmɛtəˈləːdʒɪk(ə)l/
adjective
Example sentences
  • The invention relates to a method of fabricating a pyrometallurgical reactor cooling element with flow channels.

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