\mɛtˈalɜːd͡ʒi], \mɛtˈalɜːdʒi], \m_ɛ_t_ˈa_l_ɜː_dʒ_i]\
Definitions of METALLURGY
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- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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The science, art, or technology dealing with processes involved in the separation of metals from their ores, the technique of making or compounding the alloys, the techniques of working or heat-treating metals, and the mining of metals. It includes industrial metallurgy as well as metallurgical techniques employed in the preparation and working of metals used in dentistry, with special reference to orthodontic and prosthodontic appliances. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p494)
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The art or science of preparing metals, such as gold, silver, iron, copper, lead, etc., for use.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
The art of extracting metals from ores.
By James Champlin Fernald
The art of working metals from the state of ore to the utensil; properly, the separation of the metal from the ore.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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