Definitions for minerals

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Minerals

    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)

Editors Contribution

  1. minerals

    Plural form of mineral.

    The Earth's crust contains a variety of different minerals which we call a form of natural resources.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of minerals in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of minerals in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Hazen:

    Some of the other rare minerals are also only known from a thimbleful.

  2. Cynthia Sass:

    It’s chock-full of good fat, vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and fiber.

  3. Hamisi Shomary:

    Tanzania has natural gas, minerals and so many other resources yet we don't see any benefit.

  4. Cynthia Sass:

    Whole grains contain natural substances that may bind with minerals, which make them less absorbable.

  5. Jesse Ausubel:

    There are some master jewelers who would love to work with the rare minerals tiara of the 21st century.

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