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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.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 19, 2016  

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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

Examples of minerals in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Waldhauser:

    I would just point to the Central African Republic right now where Wagner Group has about 175 trainers, where some of the individuals are actually in the President's cabinet and they're influencing the training as well as the same time having access to minerals in that part of the country.

  2. Sarah Palin:

    I think a lot about the Department of Energy, because energy is my baby, oil and gas and minerals, those things that God has dumped on this part of the earth for mankind's use, instead of relying on unfriendly foreign nations for us to import their resources.

  3. Tres Shannon:

    We’d wander grocery aisles for ideas for new toppings, what about cereal? Then you’d get all your vitamins and minerals in one bite! We’d decide based on what we liked, not on what we thought would look pretty.

  4. Gene Baur:

    By eating a variety of foods, you get the whole component of nutrients [including] vitamins, minerals and fiber.

  5. Cynthia Sass:

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

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