electrometallurgy

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noun elec·tro·met·al·lur·gy \i-ˌlek-trō-ˈme-tə-ˌlər-jē, especially British -mə-ˈta-lər-\

Definition of electrometallurgy

  1. :  a branch of metallurgy that deals with the application of electric current either for electrolytic deposition or as a source of heat

1840

First Known Use of electrometallurgy

1840


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