Part of the Springer Mineralogy book series (MINERAL)
Classification, Distribution and Uses of Ores and Ore Deposits
The geological literature contains many schemes for classifying ore minerals. Some have an economic basis linked to the end use of the metal or mineral; others depend partly or entirely on geologic factors.
KeywordsGold Deposit Copper Deposit Greenstone Belt Volcanogenic Massive Sulphide Convergent Margin
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.
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