Meaning of ORE in English

ORE

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

iron ore (= rock that contains iron )

iron ore

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

copper

Earlier studies on the deposit indicated the copper ore can be treated using conventional methods.

iron

Information was being shovelled back and forth like iron ore or stone.

It soon ventured into steelmaking to use its coal and iron ore .

■ NOUN

body

These were a series of ore bodies which occurred in a 5 m thick sandstone unit and became zinc-rich towards the east.

Until evidence of such ore bodies can be produced, skepticism regarding their existence is fully justified.

So they want a shitload of land around the ore body -- three or four times what they actually need.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

ore deposits

uranium ore

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

As the granite cooled it squeezed out hot fluids containing mineral ores in solution.

Earlier studies on the deposit indicated the copper ore can be treated using conventional methods.

In fact, things have never looked ore promising for the future of transportation.

In the uranium mines, workers breathe in radioactive dust as they dig out the metal ore which contains the valuable element.

It found itself amongst the stockwork of veins and rich ore was being found continually.

So they want a shitload of land around the ore body -- three or four times what they actually need.

These ores were deposited from basinal brines rich in calcium chloride.

When rain water hits pyrite ore , it forms sulfuric acid, which leaches out copper and other metals.

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