Definition of Elutriates
1. elutriate [v] - See also: elutriate
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Literary usage of Elutriates
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines by Andrew Ure (1858)
"He takes the softest hematite, grinds it upon a porphyry slab, and then carefully elutriates it He makes it into a plastic paste with gum arable and a ..."
2. Hand-book of the Useful Arts: Including Agriculture, Architecture, Domestic by Thomas Antisell (1852)
"... proposes the following composition tor red crayons : He takes the softest hematite, grinds it upon a porphyry slab, and then carefully elutriates it. ..."
3. Effects of the Eruptions of Mount St. Helens on Physical, Chemical, and by Douglas B. Lee (1998)
"Fuhrer, GJ, and Rinella, FA, 1983, Analyses of elutriates, native water, and bottom material in selected rivers and estuaries in western Oregon and ..."