Acid process
Acid process Ac"id proc"ess (Iron Metal.) That variety of either the Bessemer or the open-hearth process in which the converter or hearth is lined with acid, that is, highly siliceous, material. Opposed to {basic process}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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