Definition of blister copper in English:

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blister copper

noun

Partly purified copper with a blistered surface formed during smelting.
Example sentences
  • According to the Namibian chamber of mines, operations at the smelter complex were satisfactory, resulting in production of 17850 tonnes of blister copper.
  • With the expansion projects on stream, production is poised to reach 30000 tonnes per year of blister copper from 2007 onwards.
  • This followed the production of the first blister copper from the mine.

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Syllabification: blis·ter cop·per

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