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Any of various altered basic igneous rocks colored green by chlorite, hornblende, or epidote.
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1. (Geological Science) any basic igneous rock that is dark green because of the presence of chlorite, actinolite, or epidote
2. (Minerals) a variety of jade used in New Zealand for ornaments and tools
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any of various altered basaltic rocks having a dark green color.
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The surrounding islands all consist of conical masses of greenstone, associated sometimes with less regular hills of baked and altered clay-slate.
The claims cover an area of approximately 304 hectares and are contained within the Birch-Uchi-Confederation Lakes greenstone belt which hosts the world-renowned Red Lake gold deposits as well as Great Bear Resources' Dixie project.
Importantly, the Retail Entitlement Offer is conditionally underwritten by Macquarie Capital (Australia) Limited1 and subunderwritten by various sub-underwriters (including Greenstone Management (Delaware) II LLC in its capacity as general partner of Greenstone Resources II (Australia) Holdings L.P (Greenstone)).
The company is aiming to unlock the value of the 21-kilometre continuous greenstone belt with drilling at the south end of the East Menzies-Goodenough Project recently commencing.
1 / 2 Alex Gemici, chairman of Greenstone Equity Partners.
Greenstone Pictures, a New Zealand production house which set up an office in Dubai Studio City last year, has revealed to BroadcastPro ME that it now has a strong slate of stories from the region in development.
The property is adjacent to Novo Resources Corp.'s tenement block that contains the basal Mount Roe contact over the underlying basement rocks of the Pilbara Well Greenstone belt.
Leif Enger's third novel, Virgil Wander, centers on the eponymous protagonist who lives in the quaint, rustic town of Greenstone, Minnesota.
Changi, Singapore, June 21, 2018 --( KB Associates is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of the 2018 Historical Diving Society Leonard Greenstone Award.
The study titled - "China is winning its war against pollution", conducted by Michael Greenstone, a professor in economics and director of the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago said that air pollution has decreased in China's most populous cities, according to a data collected from more than 200 air pollution monitors in the country, Xinhua reported.
Riverside Retail Park, in Aberdare, has been sold to Greenstone Imperial by MVJ Capital.