basic slag definition

  • others:
    • A by-product from make of metal because of the fundamental process, made use of as a fertilizer. Its full of lime and contains 14 to 20 per cent of phosphoric acid. Called also Thomas slag, phosphatic slag, and odorless phosphate.
  • noun:
    • slag stated in making metal; reduced in silica but having huge amounts of calcium phosphate; helpful as fertilizer

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