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Gravimetric methods (density, shape)  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Process in which the valuable particles are separated from the gangue by virtue of the difference between their specific volumes. This causes their settling rates within a medium - air or water - to be different. This process is therefore affected by particle size.
DESCRIPTION
  • Process in which the valuable particles are separated from the gangue by virtue of the difference between their specific volumes. This causes their settling rates within a medium - air or water - to be different. This process is therefore affected by particle size.
IDENTIFIER
  • gravimetricSorting
TITLE
  • Gravimetric methods (density, shape)
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/ProcessingActivityTypeValue/gravimetricSorting
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