pyrometallurgy

noun py·ro·met·al·lur·gy \ ˌpī-rō-ˈme-tə-ˌlər-jē , especially British -mə-ˈta-lər- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of pyrometallurgy

: chemical metallurgy depending on heat action (such as roasting and smelting)

pyrometallurgical

play \ˌpī-rō-ˌme-tə-ˈlər-ji-kəl\ adjective

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