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Origin of smoky quartz
Words nearby smoky quartz
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On 1902, a shoeless boy from the Great Smoky Mountains stood before the dean at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.The Strange, True Tale of the Old-Timey Goat Testicle-Implanting 'Governor'|Penny Lane|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They measured the amount of different isotopes of xenon trapped in quartz crystals.
Toking up was implied by smoky backgrounds and non sequiturial banter.‘Silicon Valley’ and the Return of Stoner Television|Rich Goldstein|April 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They also ran the second-most important ad of the season, painting Quinn as a creature of a smoky backroom.
We see Lauren, covered in sweat, dancing nervously in the middle of a smoky, caliginous, gay S&M club.Inside James Franco’s Gay S&M Documentary (and Social Satire), ‘Interior. Leather Bar.’|Marlow Stern|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The plan, however, remains in use to this day in many mines, and is frequently spoken of under the name of quartz-crusher.
It'll be a sure enough smoky one, too, with this mixture uh dry grass an' the new growth springin' up.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
A crushing machine, now called "quartz-crusher," also formed part of this additional order.
Quartz consists of pure silica, and when in large masses is one of the most indestructible rocks.
With the exception of quartz and augite, these names are, however, representatives of different classes of minerals.