dry-bone ore

[ drahy-bohn ]
/ ˈdraɪˌboʊn /

noun Mineralogy.

a porous variety of smithsonite found near the surface of the earth.

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British Dictionary definitions for dry-bone ore

dry-bone ore

noun

a mining term for smithsonite
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