- the study of the structure of metals and alloys by means of microscopy.
Origin of metallography
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M. Zach has given to his discovery the title of Metallography.
- the branch of metallurgy concerned with the composition and structure of metals and alloys
- a lithographic process using metal plates instead of stone; metal lithography
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