- to subject to scorification.
Origin of scorify
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In order therefore to consume and scorify it, we cast Nitre into the crucible when we perceive it to emit no more white vapours.Elements of the Theory and Practice of Chymistry, 5th ed.
Pierre Joseph Macquer
Scorify, clean the slag by adding anthracite after the "eye" has closed in: cupel the button of lead.
Scorify until the button shows the bluish-green colour of a fused gold-copper alloy.
Then mix the dried precipitate with three times its weight of lead; fuse, scorify and cupel.The A B C of Mining
Charles A. Bramble
- to remove (impurities) from metals by forming scoria
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