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LOW-GRADE DEPOSIT [1 record]

Record 1 2003-11-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Economic Geology
  • Metals Mining
CONT

... some larger, but subeconomic, low grade disseminated nickel sulphide deposits occur in thicker and larger dunitic sills of komatiitic affiliation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Géologie économique
  • Mines métalliques
CONT

[...] on trouve dans des filons-couches dunitiques d'affiliation komatiitique plus épais et plus vastes, quelques gîtes de sulfures de nickel à faible teneur formés de minéralisation disséminée; ces gîtes [...] demeurent subéconomiques.

Key term(s)
  • gisement à faible teneur
  • gîte à basse teneur
  • gîte de faible teneur

Spanish

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