amalgamator


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a·mal·ga·ma·tor

(ă-mal'gă-mā-tŏr),
A device for combining mercury with a metal or an alloy to form a new alloy.

amalgamate

(ă-mal′gă-māt″)
To combine mercury with silver, tin, and copper to produce amalgam.
amalgamation (-mā′shŏn) amalgamator (-māt″ŏr)

a·mal·ga·ma·tor

(ă-mal'gă-mā-tŏr)
A device for combining mercury with a metal or an alloy to form a new alloy.

amalgamator

a piece of equipment used in dentistry for the mixing of restorative materials such as amalgam or glass-ionomer.
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Harris, "From Abolitionist Amalgamators to 'Rulers of the Five Points': The Discourse of Interracial Sex and Reform in Antebellum New York City," in Martha Hodes, ed.
1,344 mercury amalgamators as well as 1,686 cyanide leaching pads
2 The common type of exposures in clinics include high-speed turbine hand-pieces low-speed hand-pieces ultrasonic scalers amalgamators vibrators model trimmers and
Riggs to John Eaton, August 27, 1877, quoted in Smits, "'Squaw Men,' 'Half-Breeds,' and Amalgamators," 46.
Equipment" most members reported the purchase of "small equipment" such as amalgamators, curing lights, autoclaves, vibrators, burs handpieces, etc.
On the Comstock Lode in Nevada, the ore pulp was heated by steam in the "pan" amalgamators and mechanical agitation was applied to replace the mules.
TABLE 21 SELECTED MANUFACTURERS AND DISTRIBUTORS OF AMALGAMATORS AND MIXERS 73