Definition of Ore processing
1. Noun. Crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques.
Generic synonyms: Extraction
Examples of category: Activating Agent
Derivative terms: Beneficiate
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ore Processing
ore processing (current term)
Literary usage of Ore processing
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Superfund And Mining Megasites: Lessons from the Coeur D'alene River Basin by National Research Council (U. S.) (2005)
"Much of the increased output resulted from improvements in mining and ore-processing technologies rather than from the employment of more workers. ..."