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orenoun [C/U]

us   /ɔr, oʊr/
a substance formed naturally in the ground and from which metal can be obtained: [U] iron ore
(Definition of ore from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ore”
in Korean 광석…
in Arabic مَعْدَن خام…
in Malaysian bijih‘…
in French minerai…
in Russian руда…
in Chinese (Traditional) (含金屬的)礦石,礦砂…
in Italian minerale grezzo…
in Turkish cevher, maden filizi/cevheri…
in Polish ruda…
in Spanish mineral, mena…
in Vietnamese quặng…
in Portuguese minério…
in Thai แร่…
in German das Organ…
in Catalan mineral, mena…
in Japanese 鉱石…
in Chinese (Simplified) (含金属的)矿石,矿砂…
in Indonesian bijih…
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