Translation of assay in Spanish:


ensayar, v.

Pronunciation /æˈseɪ//ˈæˌseɪ//əˈseɪ//ˈaseɪ/

transitive verb

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    • Some of the copper ore was assayed in England leading to the formation of a London mining association made up of ten members, each promising to invest $2,000 for further prospecting on the property.
    • No information was available on the mineralogy of the mine beyond the metals assayed during exploration.
    • Captain Lewis now planned to build a furnace for the purpose of assaying the ore.
    • The bank is to set up a separate unit, SBI Gold and Precious Metals, to assay the gold and jewellery brought in as deposits.


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    ensayo masculine