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Ore Minerals?

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Which minerals are ore minerals? What can we understand minerals are ore or not?

asked Mar 3, 2012 by cafer sezgin (120 points)

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An ore mineral is any mineral that is strategically important for a metal it contains within its structure and is mined for that metal.

For more info see http://www.minerals.net/mineral_glossary/ore.aspx.

answered Mar 5, 2012 by yohaas (1,030 points)

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