metallurgy definition

  • noun:
    • The science that addresses treatments found in extracting metals from their ores, purifying and alloying metals, and creating of use objects from metals.
    • the research of metals and their particular properties in volume as well as the atomic amount.
    • The science of metals; their extraction from ores, purification and alloying, heat application treatment, and working.
    • The art of working metals, comprehending the whole means of isolating all of them from other issues into the ore, smelting, refining, and parting all of them; sometimes, in a narrower good sense, just the means of removing metals from their particular ores.
    • The research of smelting.
    • the science and technology of metals

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