Definitions for ore dressing
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ore dressing
mineral extraction, mineral processing, mineral dressing, ore processing, ore dressing, beneficiation(noun)
crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques
Any treatment of an ore used to concentrate its valuable constituents (minerals) into products (concentrate) of smaller bulk, and simultaneously to collect the worthless material (gangue) into discardable waste (tailings).
Find a translation for the ore dressing definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these ore dressing definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"ore dressing." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 2 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/ore dressing>.