Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: ore
IPA transcription: ['ɔɹ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: ore
    Meaning: a mineral that contains metal that is valuable enough to be mined
Usage examples
  • One day this drier got blocked, and the ore would not run down.
  • "The amount of ore disclosed by this survey was simply fabulous.
  • No such departure was as radical as that of the method of crushing the ore.
  • "The richness of the ore and its purity of course affect the limestone consumption.
  • After we got in, the ore did come down and there were fourteen tons of it above us.
  • In the case of the Crane trial there was a reduction from 30 per cent. to 12 per cent. of the ore charge.
  • The problem to be solved was to market an agglomerated material so as to avoid the drawbacks of fine ore.
  • His nature revolted at such an immense loss of power, especially as he proposed the crushing of vast quantities of ore.
  • This ore could be excavated very cheaply by means of improved mining facilities, and transported at low cost to lake ports.