Claude process

\ ˈklōd-, -ȯd- \

Definition of Claude process

: a synthetic ammonia process characterized by higher operating pressures than other processes and by the use of a train of converters

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History and Etymology for Claude process

after Georges Claude, born 1870 French chemist and physicist

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“Claude process.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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