uranium ore


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Noun1.uranium ore - any ore from which uranium can be extracteduranium ore - any ore from which uranium can be extracted
Ac, actinium, atomic number 89 - a radioactive element of the actinide series; found in uranium ores
atomic number 88, Ra, radium - an intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores
carnotite - a yellow radioactive mineral; an ore of uranium and radium and vanadium
ore - a mineral that contains metal that is valuable enough to be mined
pitchblende, uraninite - a mineral consisting of uranium oxide and trace amounts of radium and thorium and polonium and lead and helium; uraninite in massive form is called pitchblende which is the chief uranium ore
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Canada for supply of Uranium Ore Concentrate during the period 2015-2020.
This stems from the final ruling issued by the Supreme Court, which decided not to extend a permit for a geological survey of uranium ore at the site close to Kosice, the TASR newswire reported.
Iran's problem is that it has very little usable uranium ore.
The McClean Lake mill is one of the most technologically advanced uranium mills in the world and the only facility in the world specifically designed to process high-grade uranium ore without dilution.
Through this project, the kingdom invests in uranium ore in the earth's layers, which is estimated to stock 5% of the world's stockpile for the production of uranium oxide, which will also contribute to the rehabilitation of Saudi specialized scientists in the process of exploration and production of uranium, he added.
Through this project, the kingdom invests in uranium ore in the earth's layers, which is estimated to stock 5% of the world's stockpile for the production of uranium oxide, which will also contribute to the rehabilitation of Saudi specialized scientists in the process of exploration and production of uranium and the use of experience gained in this project, which will enable the localization of techniques of the extraction and production of uranium ores.
India has already stitched agreements with French major AREVA of France for the supply of 300 metric tonnes of uranium ore concentrate; Russian TVEL Corporation for 2,000 tonnes of natural uranium dioxide pellets; Kazakh NAC Kazatomprom for 5,000 tonnes uranium ore concentrate; Uzbek NMMC for 2,000 tonnes uranium ore concentrate; and Canadian CAMECO for 3,000 tonnes uranium ore concentrate.
Under the terms of the agreement, Highlands is obligated to apply for all permits and approvals necessary for exploration operations for the mining claims, including drilling for core samples to test the uranium ore body within three months.
As Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi said earlier, Iran will get 140 tons of uranium ore from Russia in exchange for enriched uranium.
The area's contamination stems from the transportation of uranium ore, during which contaminated debris fell from trucks and was spread throughout the region
American scientists at Rutgers University have isolated a microorganism that may hold the key to cleaning up polluted groundwater at sites where uranium ore was processed to make nuclear weapons.
It came with four types of uranium ore and three different radiation sources.