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mineralnoun [C]

us   /ˈmɪn·ər·əl/
chemistry a substance that exists naturally in foods, water, or the ground, and is not a living organism
earth science A mineral is also a natural substance such as coal, gold, or diamond that is obtained from the earth by mining
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mineralnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmɪnərəl/ us  
NATURAL RESOURCES a valuable or useful chemical substance that is formed naturally in the ground: The country is rich in minerals and oil. rare/precious minerals mineral deposits
a chemical that your body needs to stay healthy: A healthy diet should supply all necessary vitamins and minerals. a mineral supplement
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