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(Radio, Elec.) A piezoelectric body or plate, as of quartz, used to control the frequency of an oscillator or as a circuit element in a crystal filter
Of or according to geology
A piece of such material; a stone.
The definition of magma is the molten rock material under the Earth's crust or a suspension of particles in a liquid.
A naturally occurring mineral or rock from which a valuable or useful substance, especially a metal, can be extracted at a reasonable cost.
A form of popular music combining features of rock and country music
A thin layer or stratum, as of coal or rock.
A salt of silver as used in photography, etc.
Any of various butterflies of the subfamily Coliadinae of the family Pieridae, having yellow or orange wings often marked with black.
Tin has been around since the formation of the Earth and it was used during the Bronze Age, starting around 3000 B. C.
Any of a various yellowish minerals that resemble yellow topaz, esp. citrine
The color of turquoise; greenish blue
(Botany) In leaves, a thickened portion of the leaf containing the vascular bundle
A light-colored, very hard mineral, zirconium silicate, ZrSiO4, an ore of zirconium: used as a gem when transparent
Of, like, or derived from silica or silicon
Any of several common, widespread aluminum or calcium silicate minerals occurring in two internally isomorphic series, (Mg, Mn, Fe)3 Al2 Si3 O12 and Ca3 (Cr, Al, Fe)2 Si3 O12 , generally crystallized, often embedded in igneous and metamorphic rocks, and colored red, brown, black, green, yellow, or white and used both as gemstones and as abrasives.
(Countable) A bright yellow colour, resembling the metal gold.
A tonic, pill, or other medication containing iron and taken as a dietary supplement.
A vein containing important quantities of metallic ore and filling a well-defined fissure in the rock
An amorphous, iridescent mineral, SiO2n H2O, of various colors, often used as a gem; hydrous silicon oxide
An object made of metal.
A transparent to translucent glassy mineral, essentially aluminum beryllium silicate, Be3 Al2 Si6 O18 , occurring in hexagonal prisms and constituting the chief source of beryllium. Transparent varieties in white, green, blue, yellow, or pink are valued as gems.
A soft, orthorhombic mineral, SrSO4, that is the chief ore of strontium; strontium sulfate
A bright red colour tinted with orange.
A piece of glowing or charred wood, coal, or similar substance; ember
(Countable) A copper coin.
A white or light-colored mineral, essentially CaMg(CO3 )2 , used in fertilizer, as a furnace refractory, and as a construction and ceramic material.
Any of several light-colored, hard, glassy, monoclinic or triclinic minerals made up of aluminum silicates with sodium, potassium, or calcium, found in all types of rock
Petroleum is an oily mixture of hydrocarbons that can be extracted from layers of rock and used to produce fuel.
Reef is defined as a ridge of coral, alga, sand or rock close to the surface of the water in the ocean.
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