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In multi-stage ABC/SABC circuits the AG or SAG mills are in closed circuit with screens and pebble crushers. The mill discharge from these mills consists of slurry which goes to the ball mills for further grinding and coarse pebbles/rocks which are crushed and sent back to the mill.

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