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Published by American Geological Institute in cooperation with the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc. in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mining engineering -- Dictionaries,
  • Mineral industries -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 639-646).

    Other titlesDictionary of mining terms
    Statementcompiled by the American Geological Institute.
    ContributionsAmerican Geological Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN9 .D564 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 646 p. ;
    Number of Pages646
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL675093M
    ISBN 100922152365
    LC Control Number97021272


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Millivolts - A measure of the voltage of an electric current, specifically, one-thousandth of a volt. Minable reserves - Ore reserves that are known to be extractable using a given mining plan. Mineral - A naturally occurring homogeneous substance having definite.

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