• (n.) The art of working metals, comprehending the whole process of separating them from other matters in the ore, smelting, refining, and parting them; sometimes, in a narrower sense, only the process of extracting metals from their ores.
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art and science of extracting metals from their ores and modifying the metals for use. Metallurgy customarily refers to commercial as opposed to ... [21 related articles]
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Metallurgy is a domain of materials science that studies the physical and chemical behavior of metallic elements, their intermetallic compounds, and their mixtures, which are called alloys. It is also the technology of metals: the way in which science is applied to their practical use. Metallurgy i...
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metallurgy (met'ulûr"jē) , science and technology of metals and their alloys. Modern metallurgical research is concerned with the preparation of radioactive metals, with obtaining metals economically from low-grade ores, with obtaining and refining rare metals hitherto not used, a...
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The science and technology of producing metals, which includes extraction, alloying, and hardening. Extractive, or process, metallurgy is concerned with the extraction of metals from their ores and refining and adapting them for use. Physical metallurgy is concerned with their properties and applica...
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Refers to the overall processes by which metals are extracted from ores.
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the study of metals and alloys, their production, properties and applications
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1) Science 2) Scientific discipline
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