Incrustation


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Incrustation

The covering of wall surfaces with some precious material, such as tile or jewels.

Incrustation

 

a crust (in the form of mounds) on the surface of the refractory linings of shaft and tube metallurgical furnaces; it usually forms as a result of certain deviations from standard in the smelting process (low quality of raw materials, uneven run of furnace, and so on). Incrustation should be distinguished from slag lining, which is intentionally created on the interior (working) surface of certain metallurgical units during the smelting process.

incrustation

1. The deposition of materials on the interior of pipes, vessels, or equipment from chemicals in the conveyed liquid.
2. A decorative skin or coating of rich materials applied over commoner construction.
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Lot 2: Maintenance of drainage components and cleaning of the pipe network in each slot, the sediments and incrustations that impede the safe discharge of leachate to be removed.
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In fact, these statues are not perfect, as incrustations of mud sully the stone.
Deposits and incrustations from the pipe only exist on a low scale.
Every time the incrustations of an overly established Christianity have been broken open, the faith has spread .