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Origin of sphalerite
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The most important mineral of zinc is the sulphide, sphalerite or "zinc blende."The Economic Aspect of Geology|C. K. Leith
Sphalerite is a fairly common and widespread mineral, occurring nearly always in veins in most kinds of rocks.Geology|William J. Miller
In the Missouri region, on the other hand, sphalerite and blende are the typical ores.The A B C of Mining|Charles A. Bramble