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trituration

 [trit″u-ra´shun]
1. reduction to powder by friction or grinding.
2. a finely powdered substance; called also amalgamation.

a·mal·ga·ma·tion

(ă-mal'gă-mā'shŭn),
The process of combining mercury with a metal or an alloy to form a new alloy.

amalgamation

/amal·ga·ma·tion/ (ah-mal´gah-ma´shun) trituration (3).

a·mal·ga·ma·tion

(ă-mal'gă-mā'shŭn)
Process of combining mercury with a metal or alloy to form a new alloy.

amalgamation (əmal´gəmā´shən),

n the formation of an alloy by mixing mercury with another metal or other metals. See also trituration.
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The Liberal Government has begun formal discussions with councils about voluntary amalgamations.
The director of lifelong learning has received letters of support for the amalgamation from the governing bodies of both the infant and junior schools, with comments including: "We are all very excited by the prospect of this new school" and "This is an exciting time for the children in both schools.
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