Type: Term Pronunciation: kom′i-nū′shŭn Definitions: 1. A breaking into several pieces, especially in describing a fracture.
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Mechanical shredding or pulverizing of waste. Used in both solid waste management and wastewater treatment.
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Mechanical shredding or pulverizing of waste; used in solid and water waste treatment.
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Com`mi·nu'tion noun 1. The act of reducing to a fine powder or to small particles; pulverization; the state of being comminuted. Bentley. 2. (Surg.) Fracture (of a bone) into a number of pieces. Dunglison. 3.
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<chemistry> The process of grinding or crushing a solid into fine particles. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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(kom″ĭ-noo´shәn) the act of breaking, or condition of being broken, into small fragments.
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• (n.) Gradual diminution by the removal of small particles at a time; a lessening; a wearing away. • (n.) The act of reducing to a fine powder or to small particles; pulverization; the state of being comminuted. • (n.) Fracture (of a bone) into a number of pieces.
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(from the article `mineral processing`) In order to separate the valuable components of an ore from the waste rock, the minerals must be liberated from their interlocked state physically by ...
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The breaking, crushing, or grinding of coal, ore, or rock.
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The term used to describe the process by which ore is reduced in size in order to liberate the desired mineral from the gangue material in preparation for further processing
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Comminution is the process in which solid materials are reduced in size, by crushing, grinding and other processes. It occurs naturally during faulting in the upper part of the crust and is an important operation in mineral processing, ceramics, electronics and other fields. Within industrial uses,...
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