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Comic #1827

1 Dwalin: Luik at thu way ye stopped thoose orcs 'n' ridduced thu solid granite o' thu toonel entrance tae nought but a molten slaghipp. {translation: Look at the way you stopped those orcs and reduced the solid granite of the tunnel entrance to nothing but a molten slagheap.}
2 Dwalin: We dwarves culd use a wizard the likes o' ye, Kyros, ye ken. {translation: We dwarves could use a wizard like you, Kyros, you know.}
3 Kyros: As a battle mage?
4 Dwalin: Nae. As a smelter. {translation: No. As a smelter.}

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Smelting is the process of extracting metal from ore by the use of material containing carbon, such as coal or charcoal, and intense heat. This results in a chemical reaction in which oxygen atoms bound to the metal atoms in the ore transfer to the carbon, to produce carbon dioxide and monoxide gas plus the raw metal. The leftover material from the ore which cannot be converted to metal is called slag.

Dwarves are of course known for their metalworking skills, and would appreciate anyone who can reduce rock to a molten mass.

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