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assay

Translation of assay in Spanish:

transitive verb

American English: /ˈæˌseɪ/
, /æˈseɪ/
British English: /əˈseɪ/
, /ˈaseɪ/
  • Example sentences
    • Some of the copper ore was assayed in England leading to the formation of a London mining association made up of ten members, each promising to invest $2,000 for further prospecting on the property.
    • The bank is to set up a separate unit, SBI Gold and Precious Metals, to assay the gold and jewellery brought in as deposits.
    • Captain Lewis now planned to build a furnace for the purpose of assaying the ore.

noun

countable and uncountableAmerican English: /ˈæˌseɪ/
, /æˈseɪ/
British English: /əˈseɪ/
, /ˈaseɪ/
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