mond process

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Mond process (mɒnd, German mɔnt)
a process for obtaining nickel by heating the ore in carbon monoxide to produce nickel carbonyl vapour, which is then decomposed at a higher temperature to yield the metal
[C19: named after Ludwig Mond (1839--1909), German chemist and industrialist]

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