metallurgical metallurgical  /ˌmɛ tə ˈlɜr dʒɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to metallurgy

Usage(s):

  1. Labor Leader August Timoteo Van-dor, boss of the huge metallurgical workers union in Argentina, was assassinated by five gunmen in downtown Buenos Aires.
  2. He earns $76 a week with Operation Head Start in Philadelphia, picks up $10,800 a year as a metallurgical engineer at Ford, and farms 600 acres of Dakota wheat land.
  3. His father, a metallurgical worker, had always told him, he said, that they ought to build a huge monument on a mountain to the man who brought peace.

News

  1. Final Metallurgical Tests Yield Jumbo Flake Graphite and Enhanced Purity for Flinders' Woxna Graphite Project, Sweden

    Flinders Resources Limited . Mr. Martin McFarlane, President & CEO is pleased to provide an update on the metallurgical test programs and mine planning from the Woxna Graphite Project in Sweden.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. Unit AMG Aluminum Closes the Sale of Its Interest in Chinese Joint Venture

    AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. announces that AMG Aluminum has closed the previously announced sale of its 45% equity interest in Nanjing Yunhai KB Alloys Co., Ltd to Nanjing Yunhai Special Metals ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Rathdowney completes preliminary metallurgical testwork for Olza Zinc-Lead project — Excellent results exceed ...

    Rathdowney completes preliminary metallurgical testwork for Olza Zinc-Lead project — Excellent results exceed expectations, returning high recoveries & concentrate grades
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Blankenship said Wednesday, "We are increasingly positive about the strength of the metallurgical coal markets around the world. Our customers are increasing their production plans and our order book for 2010 has increased."
    on Feb 3, 2010 By: Don Blankenship Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "The global economic crisis came to bear heavily on the coal industry in the fourth quarter, as many steel companies suspended metallurgical coal shipments across the board and utilities responded to sagging electricity demand by halting spot coal...
    on Feb 11, 2009 By: Ben Hatfield Source: Reuters UK

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