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- The decomposition of a compound or mineral when heated by the blowpipe, resulting in some characteristic reaction, as a coloring of the flame or a colored crust on a piece of charcoal. Standard, 2
- A method of analysis in mineralogy. Fay
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms
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