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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who extracts certain, sometimes shiny elements from their ores to prepare them for use.

Usage examples (35)
  • The chief metallurgist was able to get most of the iron from the ore.
  • Study the writings Flemish metallurgist P.M. de Respour.
  • The author is himself a noted physicist and metallurgist.
  • Kurtz, our bushy-bearded metallurgist, shook his graying head. for more
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