gold-bearing


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Adj.1.gold-bearing - containing goldgold-bearing - containing gold; "auriferous quartz veins"
metal, metallic - containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal; "a metallic compound"; "metallic luster"; "the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades"- Ambrose Bierce
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--Joe's Hallucinations.--A Precious Ballast.--A Survey of the Gold-bearing Mountains.--The Beginning of Joe's Despair.
1865, after many hardships and privations, we located the most remarkable gold-bearing quartz vein that our wildest dreams had ever pictured.
The design was growing into an inverted "V." The converging sides of this "V" marked the boundaries of the gold-bearing dirt.
Often he ran his eye along the converging sides and on up the hill, trying to divine the apex, the point where the gold-bearing dirt must cease.
Why, what we thought was pure and simple mud is what they call 'gold-bearing cement.'"
Gold-bearing gravels lie at surface under a thin veneer of sandy soil.
The teams focused on expanding the dataset around the Red Springs porphyry targets and high-grade gold-bearing tourmaline breccia zones, as first discovered in 2017 and 2018.
It has slapped Acacia with a ban on exporting a gold-bearing ore from a mine in the country.
The main gold-bearing deposits are located in the central part of the country.
1872: The Holtermann nugget, the largest gold-bearing nugget ever found, was mined at Hill End, New South Wales, Australia.
Gold-bearing ore is non-renewable resource and is dwindling every day.