[ ih-lek-troh-met-l-ur-jee, -muh-tal-er-jee ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈmɛt lˌɜr dʒi, -məˈtæl ər dʒi /
the branch of metallurgy dealing with the processing of metals by means of electricity.
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OTHER WORDS FROM electrometallurgye·lec·tro·met·al·lur·gi·cal, adjectivee·lec·tro·met·al·lur·gist, noun
Words nearby electrometallurgy
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The science of electrometallurgy was then in its infancy, but the Elkingtons were quick to recognize its possibilities.
British Dictionary definitions for electrometallurgy
/ (ɪˌlɛktrəʊmɪˈtælədʒɪ, -ˈmɛtəˌlɜːdʒɪ) /
metallurgy involving the use of electric-arc furnaces, electrolysis, and other electrical operations
Derived forms of electrometallurgyelectrometallurgical, adjectiveelectrometallurgist, noun
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