Mineral definition, any of a class of substances occurring in nature, usually
comprising inorganic substances, as quartz or feldspar, of definite chemical ...
a substance (such as quartz, coal, petroleum, salt, etc.) that is naturally formed
under the ground. : a chemical substance (such as iron or zinc) that occurs ...
A naturally occurring, homogeneous inorganic solid substance having a definite
chemical composition and characteristic crystalline structure, color, and ...
A mineral is a naturally occurring, inorganic solid, with a definite chemical ... To
meet the definition of "mineral" used by most geologists a substance must meet ...
When you see a glittering crystal in our Museum you would probably say it was a
mineral - and you'd almost certainly be right. But can you say what a mineral ...
A mineral is a nonliving natural substance of a definite chemical composition. A
mineral like manganese may help keep you healthy; a mineral like a diamond ...
The definition of a mineral is anything not animal or plant life. An example of
mineral is dirt. An example of mineral is rocks. YourDictionary definition and
What is a Mineral? The following definitions on what constitutes a mineral were
taken from several different sources and are arranged by year: ...
mineral definition, meaning, what is mineral: a valuable or useful chemical
substance that is formed naturally in the ground. Learn more.
Many Definitions of Minerals, Kentucky Geological Survey.