patio process

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patio process

[′pad·ē·ō ′prä·səs]
(metallurgy)
A crude chemical method of reducing silver from its ores, followed by amalgamation in low heaps with the aid of salt and copper sulfate.
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1 pound boneless veal cutlets All-purpose flour 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 1/2 pound small mushrooms, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup dry sherry 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano leaves 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt (optional) 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire 1 package (1 lb.) frozen peas and pearl onions 1/2 cup shredded jack cheese 1 cup (1/4 lb.) shredded mild or hot Mexican process cheese spread 2 teaspoons prepared drained capers 4 to 6 cherry tomatoes, halved Parsley or fresh cilantro (coriander) sprigs
And most foreign observers, allowed a peek into the Mexican process for the first time, report the voting was on the up and up.
The Mexican processed foods industry is now the seventh largest in the world.
10 August 2010 - S&P yesterday put on "negative" watch its ratings on Mexican processed food maker Sigma Alimentos SA de CV, including its BBB- global-scale and mxAA national-scale corporate credit ratings.