mineralize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To convert to a mineral substance; petrify.
    • To transform a metal into a mineral by oxidation.
    • To impregnate with nutrients.
    • to change into a mineral.
    • To impregnate with a mineral.
    • To charge or impregnate with ore.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To develop or accelerate mineral formation.
    • to get or study minerals.
    • To go on an excursion for observing and gathering minerals; to mineralogize.
  • verb:
    • To convert to a mineral; to petrify
    • To impregnate with minerals
    • transform (a metal) into an ore
    • convert into a mineral compound
  • others:
    • to improve from the metallic character compared to that of an ore.
    • to be on a minoralogical excursion; make an excursion with all the view of collecting minerals. Also spelled mineralise.
    • To impregnate with mineral substances, as metallic salts: therefore, water of a specific spring are spoken of as more or less strongly mineralized.
    • In mining, to introduce, in answer or elsewhere, a unique mineral or ore into (surroundings where it would not formerly exist, as, like, into a fissure or into shattered or porous rock). The rock will be said to be mineralized.

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