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Definitions of floatation

floatation (fləʊˈteɪʃən Pronunciation for floatation

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noun

  1. a variant spelling of flotation

flotation or floatation (fləʊˈteɪʃən Pronunciation for )

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noun

    1. the launching or financing of a commercial enterprise by bond or share issues
    2. the raising of a loan or new capital by bond or share issues
  1. power or ability to float; buoyancy
  2. Also called: froth flotation. a process to concentrate the valuable ore in low-grade ores. The ore is ground to a powder, mixed with water containing surface-active chemicals, and vigorously aerated. The bubbles formed trap the required ore fragments and carry them to the surface froth, which is then skimmed off

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