Definition of Stockwork

1. n. A system of working in ore, etc., when it lies not in strata or veins, but in solid masses, so as to be worked in chambers or stories.



Definition of Stockwork

1. Noun. (mining) A system of working in ore, etc., when it lies not in strata or veins, but in solid masses, so as to be worked in chambers or stories. ¹

2. Noun. (geology) A metalliferous deposit characterized by the impregnation of the mass of rock with many small veins or nests irregularly grouped, especially common with tin ore. ¹

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stockwhip
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stockwork (current term)
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stockyard
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