Translation of "mineral" - English-Spanish dictionary

mineral

noun uk /ˈmɪn·əəl/ us /ˈmɪn·ər·əl/

a valuable or useful substance that is dug out of the ground

mineral
The region’s rich mineral deposits include oil, gold, and diamonds.

a chemical that your body needs to stay healthy

mineral

(Translation of “mineral” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

mineral

noun /ˈminərəl/

a substance (metals, gems, coal, salt etc) found naturally in the earth and mined

mineral
What minerals are mined in that country?
(also adjective) mineral ores.
mineralogy noun

the scientific study of minerals

mineralogía
the Department of Mineralogy at the University of Lausanne.
mineralogical adjective

realting to the scientific study of minerals

mineralógico
mineralogical studies.
mineralogist noun

a scientist who studies minerals.

mineralogista
mineral water noun

a type of water containing small quantities of health-giving minerals

agua mineral
sparkling mineral water

(Translation of “mineral” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)