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Weißsieden

English translation: blanch / whiten

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German term or phrase:Weißsieden
English translation:blanch / whiten
Entered by: John Jory
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14:48 Jun 26, 2007
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Tech/Engineering - Metallurgy / Casting
German term or phrase: Weißsieden
Weißsieden und Gelbsieden wird der vom Löten oder Glühen oxidierte Kupferanteil z. B. in der Schwefelsäurebeize gelöst. Zurück bleibt reines Silber bzw. eine reine Gold-Silber-Legierung an der Warenoberfläche.

Test is about metal alloys in jewellery making.
MSH
Local time: 16:11
blanch / whiten
Explanation:
As given by Ernst with reference to silver processing.

See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanching_(coinage)

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Note added at 23 mins (2007-06-26 15:12:01 GMT)
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Perhaps this link works:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanching_(coinage)

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Note added at 24 mins (2007-06-26 15:12:59 GMT)
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Third time lucky:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanching_(coinage)
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John Jory
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Local time: 17:11
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blanch / whiten


Explanation:
As given by Ernst with reference to silver processing.

See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanching_(coinage)

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Note added at 23 mins (2007-06-26 15:12:01 GMT)
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Perhaps this link works:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanching_(coinage)

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Note added at 24 mins (2007-06-26 15:12:59 GMT)
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Third time lucky:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanching_(coinage)

John Jory
Germany
Local time: 17:11
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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