Definitions for minerals
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U.S. National Library of Medicine
Native, inorganic or fossilized organic substances having a definite chemical composition and formed by inorganic reactions. They may occur as individual crystals or may be disseminated in some other mineral or rock. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed; McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Plural form of mineral.
The Earth's crust contains a variety of different minerals which we call a form of natural resources.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Tanzania has natural gas, minerals and so many other resources yet we don't see any benefit.
Whole grains contain natural substances that may bind with minerals, which make them less absorbable.
Some of the ingredients, namely minerals, can be harsh on the stomach lining – it causes indigestion and pain.
By eating a variety of foods, you get the whole component of nutrients [including] vitamins, minerals and fiber.
The associations of minerals will tell us something about the genesis of this rock, which is a strange one indeed.
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