Pachuca tank

Pa·​chu·​ca tank | \ pəˈchükə- \

Definition of Pachuca tank

: a high narrow tank with a central cylinder for compressed air used in the agitation and settling of pulp during treatment by the cyanide process

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History and Etymology for Pachuca tank

from Pachuca, Mexico, where it was first used

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“Pachuca tank.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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