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What is metallurgical process in which a metal is obtained in a fused state?
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A metallurgical process in which a metal is obtained in a fused state is known as smelting .
Electro-refining is used to dissolve an impure metallic anode (typically from a smelting process) and produce a high purity cathode. Fused salt electrolysis is another electrometallurgical process whereby the valuable metal has been dissolved into a molten salt which acts as the electrolyte, and the valuable metal collects on the cathode of the cell. The fused salt electrolysis process is conducted at temperatures sufficient to keep both the electrolyte and the metal being produced in the molten state.
Posted by pramodpandey on May 27, 2013 at 1:54 PM (Answer #1)
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