Definition of Lead ore

1. Noun. Ore containing lead.

Generic synonyms: Ore
Specialized synonyms: Massicot, Massicotite



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lead Ore

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Literary usage of Lead ore

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1. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Of this total; 73361 tons of ore were raised in England and Wales, producing 54363 Ions of lead. More than one-halp'of the lead ore and lead produced in ..."

2. Philosophical Magazine (1805)
"J. HERE are mines of lead ore, of a good quality, on the western side of this county, which have been very productive. The bog mine, in the parish of ..."

3. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1920)
"Rapid Formation of lead ore BY HA WHEELER, EM, ST. LOUIS, MO. (New York Meeting, February, 1920) THAT lead and zinc deposits are the result of prolonged, ..."

4. The Mining Magazine (1853)
"It is both of the broad foliated kind, commonly called potters' lead ore, and of the small foliated kind, usually denominated steel-grained ore. ..."

5. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... may abo be named, although, containing 13 per ccut of copper besides 42'3 per cent, of lead, it is rather a copper than a lead ore. ..."

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