electro metallurgist

electrometallurgy

[ih-lek-troh-met-l-ur-jee, -muh-tal-er-jee]
noun
the branch of metallurgy dealing with the processing of metals by means of electricity.

Origin:
1830–40; electro- + metallurgy

electrometallurgical, adjective
electrometallurgist, noun
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electrometallurgy (ɪˌlɛktrəʊmɪˈtælədʒɪ, -ˈmɛtəˌlɜːdʒɪ)
 
n
metallurgy involving the use of electric-arc furnaces, electrolysis, and other electrical operations
 
electrometal'lurgical
 
adj
 
electromet'allurgist
 
n

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