Definitions for ore dressing

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  1. 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


  1. ore dressing(Noun)

    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).

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