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  • scorifier — [ skɔrifje ] v. tr. <conjug. : 7> • 1750; de scorie ♦ Techn. Réduire en scories; produire la séparation du métal et des scories. ⇒SCORIFIER, verbe trans. MÉTALLURGIE A. Transformer un élément en scories pour l éliminer. Il faut scorifier l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Scorifier — Sco ri*fi er, n. (Chem.) One who, or that which, scorifies; specifically, a small flat bowl shaped cup used in the first heating in assaying, to remove the earth and gangue, and to concentrate the gold and silver in a lead button. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SCORIFIER — v. a. Séparer d un métal les scories que la fusion y a produites. Scorifier une mine. SCORIFIÉ, ÉE. participe …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • scorifier — (sko ri fi é), je scorifiais, nous scorifiions, vous scorifiiez ; que je scorifie, que nous scorifiions, que vous scorifiiez, v. a. 1°   Réduire en scorie. •   Dans les travaux en grand, on ne se sert que du plomb, qui, par la fusion, sépare de l …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • SCORIFIER — v. tr. T. d’Arts Réduire en scories certaines matières étrangères au métal en fusion …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • scorifier — See scorification. * * * …   Universalium

  • scorifier — noun a refractory crucible used in the assay of metals …   Wiktionary

  • scorifier — /ˈskɔrəfaɪə/ (say skawruhfuyuh) noun a refractory crucible used in the process of scorification and other assaying techniques …   Australian English dictionary

  • scorifier — ˈskōrəˌfī(ə)r, ˈskȯr , īə noun ( s) 1. : one that scorifies 2. : a furnace in which sweepings containing waste gold or silver are burnt preparatory to extracting the gold and silver 3. : a crucible (as of clay) for scorifying a metal …   Useful english dictionary

  • scorify — scorifier, n. /skawr euh fuy , skohr /, v.t., scorified, scorifying. to subject to scorification. [1745 55; SCORI(A) + FY] * * * …   Universalium

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