noun, plural scoriae
[skawr-ee-ee, skohr-] /ˈskɔr iˌi, ˈskoʊr-/ (Show IPA)
Metallurgy. the refuse, dross, or slag left after melting or smelting metal; scum.
Geology. a cinderlike basic cellular lava.
noun (pl) -riae (-rɪˌiː)
a rough cindery crust on top of solidified lava flows containing numerous vesicles
refuse obtained from smelted ore; slag
Plural scoriae (skôr’ē-ē’)
Rough, crusty, solidified lava containing numerous vesicles that originated as gas bubbles in the lava while it was still molten.
SCORIF stimulated cycle oocyte retrieval in [office] fertilization
[skawr-uh-fi-key-shuh n, skohr-] /ˌskɔr ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən, ˌskoʊr-/ noun, Metallurgy. 1. an assaying process whereby gold or silver is separated from ore by fusion with lead.
noun, plural scores, score for 11. 1. the record of points or strokes made by the competitors in a game or match. 2. the total points or strokes made by one side, individual, play, game, etc. 3. an act or instance of making or earning a point or points. 4. Education, Psychology. the performance of […]
noun 1. open or unqualified contempt; disdain: His face and attitude showed the scorn he felt. 2. an object of derision or contempt. 3. a derisive or contemptuous action or speech. verb (used with object) 4. to treat or regard with contempt or disdain: They scorned the old beggar. 5. to reject, refuse, or ignore […]