Thomas-Gilchrist process

noun
Thom·​as-Gil·​christ process | \ ˈtäməsˈgilkrə̇st- \
variants: or Thomas process

Definition of Thomas-Gilchrist process

: the basic Bessemer process

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History and Etymology for Thomas-Gilchrist process

after Sidney G. Thomas †1885 and Percy C. Gilchrist †1935 English metallurgists who invented it

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“Thomas-Gilchrist process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thomas-Gilchrist%20process. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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