Cyanide Process

Science / Chemistry / Cyanide Process: A method for separating a metal from an ore. Crushed ore is treated with cyanide ion to produce a soluble metal cyanide complex. The complex is washed out of the ore and reduced to metallic form using an active metal (usually zinc).

Other Words for Process

Process Noun Synonyms: procedure, proceeding, operation, system, method, approach, technique, course of action

Process Taste

Life Style / Coffee / Process Taste: This term reflects a number of defects. Some technological treatment of coffee can develop well-identified off-flavors: cooked, caramelized, cereal, and acrid. MORE

Process Reengineering

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Process Reengineering: The process of improving business practices or methods by creating and implementing new processes or making changes to existing processes. MORE


Entertainment / Photography / Processing: Sequence of steps whereby a latent photographic image is converted into a visible, permanent image. MORE

Processing Fee

Business / Loan / Processing Fee: A fee charged by lenders or brokers to prepare a complete loan application file. A processing fee may be charged to the borrower and shown on the Settlement Statement (HUD-1). MORE

Push Processing

Entertainment / Photography / Push Processing: Increasing the development time of a film to increase its effective speed. See pushing. MORE


Technology / Computers / Processor: A processor is a device that processes programmed instructions and performs tasks. Your processor sends and receives information from the different parts of the system (from hardware and software). Th MORE