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  • No dialytic ore fees see ferocity laid on.
  • We decided ore’s iron, or is eroded ice dew.
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Ore is sometimes a misspelling of are, awe, or or your.

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Definition of the noun ore

What does ore mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: ores

  1. a mineral that contains metal that is valuable enough to be mined
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic word: mineral = solid homogeneous inorganic substances occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
    • more specific terms:
      • concentrate / dressed ore = the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore
      • iron ore = an ore from which iron can be extracted
      • lead ore = ore containing lead
      • pay dirt = ore that yields a substantial profit to the miner
      • uranium ore = any ore from which uranium can be extracted
  2. a monetary subunit in Denmark and Norway and Sweden; 100 ore equal 1 krona

Alternative definition of the noun ore

noun

  1. Rock that contains utilitarian materials; primarily a rock containing metals or gems which -- at the time of the rock's evaluation and proposal for extraction -- are able to be separated from its neighboring minerals and processed at a cost that does not exceed those materials' present-day economic values.

Places

  1. Ore, a former village, is a suburb of the urban area of the town and borough of Hastings in East Sussex. It is located to the north-east of the town on the main road to Rye. Its name may have originated from the Old English word for "stream-bank". It is the largest suburb of Hastings. The parish church in the village centre is Christ Church, and the village also features a Seventh-day Adventist Church, a Salvation Army unit and a Methodist church.
  2. Ore a.k.a. Øre is a village and former municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located along the Batnfjorden in the present-day Gjemnes Municipality. The village lies about half-way between the villages of Batnfjordsøra and Torvikbukt. Øre Church is located in this village. The village of Øre was the administrative centre of the old Øre Municipality which existed from 1838 until 1965.
    • also known as Øre, Norway
    • part of Norway
  3. Ore a.k.a. Orléans – Bricy Air Base is a French Air Force north-northwesst of Ingré near the city of Orléans; about 65 miles south-southwest of Paris.
  4. Ore a.k.a. Ore railway station serves Ore Valley in East Sussex, England. It is on the Marshlink Line, and train services are provided by Southern, with a few peak services operated by Southeastern.
  5. Ore a.k.a. Øre is a lake in the municipality of Åseral in Vest-Agder county, Norway.

There are other places with in their name, like Ore City and Ore Mountains.

Group

ORE is a musical group, webpage.

Music

  1. "Ore": Oreskaband is the commercial debut album of Japanese ska band, OreSkaBand, released on July 19, 2006.
  2. "Ore" is a musical album of Derek Bailey & Eddie Prevost.
    • released in (15 years ago)
  3. "Ore" is a musical album of Darwinsbitch.
    • released in (7 years ago)
  4. "Ore" is a musical EP of The Treehouse.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  5. "Ore" is a composition.

Film

"Ore" a.k.a. "It's Me, It's Me": It's Me, It's Me is a 2012 comedy drama science fiction thriller film directed by Satoshi Miki.

Miscellanea

  1. Ore a.k.a. Öre is the discontinued centesimal subdivision of the Swedish krona. The plural and singular are the same in the indefinite forms, whereas the singular definite form is öret and the plural definite is örena. The name derives from the Latin aureus, the name of a coin worth 25 denarii. The corresponding subdivisions of the Norwegian and Danish krones are called øre.
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  2. Ore a.k.a. Orejón Language: Orejón, also Coto or Maijiki, is a moribund Tucanoan language of Peru.
    • also known as Mai Ja, Oregon, Tutapi, Koto, Coto, Orechon, Payagua
  3. ORE is a website.
    • also known as Airport Code ORE, ORE Airport Code, Orange Municipal Airport

Phrases with Ore

Phrases starting with the word Ore:

  1. ore.
  2. ore bed
  3. ore body
  4. Ore Tenus
  5. ore dressing
  6. ore processing

Phrases ending with the word Ore:

  1. iron ore
  2. lead ore
  3. Copper Ore
  4. kidney ore
  5. Sulfur Ore
  6. dressed ore
  7. peacock ore
  8. uranium ore
  9. Bog Iron Ore
  10. green lead ore
  11. white lead ore
  12. Gold-Copper Ore
  13. magnetic iron-ore

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ore

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Google previewA-H (1809)

by Bartholomew Parr

The next ore is the MAGNET, the amorphous oxidulated iron of Haiiy, iv. 13. It would be endless to transcribe the idle stories recorded of the efiicacy of this form of iron. \Vhen held in the hand it is said to accelerate delivery; and bound on the ...

Google previewThe London medical dictionary (1809)

including under distinct heads every branch of medicine viz. anatomy, physiology, and pathology, the practice of physic and surgery, therapeutics and materia medica; with whatever relates to medicine in natural philosophy, chemistry, and natural history by Bartholomew Parr

The next ore is the MAGNET, the amorphous oxidu- lated iron of Hauy, iv. 13. It would be endless to transcribe the idle stories recorded of the efficacy of this form of iron. When held in the hand it is said to accelerate delivery ; and bound on the ...

Google previewProfessional paper - United States Geological Survey (1912)

by Geological Survey (U.S.)

Between the fissures the ore is a crushed granite, filled with streaks and fault slips running in every direction and thoroughly impregnated with pyrite and enargite. The interfault matter, where composed of rhyolite porphyry, is lean and is not ...

Google previewUnderstanding Mineral Deposits (2000)

by Kula Misra

Strictly speaking, ore refers to the material in an orebody, ...

Google previewSystem of Theoretical and Practical Chemistry ... (1814)

The wood tin ore is a variety of the native oxyd, termed so from its fibrous texture. This variety has hitherto' been found only in Cornwall. It occurs in fragments which are generally round, and its colour is brown, sometimes inclining to yellow.

Google previewThe Radioactive Boy Scout (2005)

The Frightening True Story Of A Whiz Kid And His Homemade Nuclear Reactor by Ken Silverstein

Separating U— 235 from uranium ore is an extremely difficult task. Manhattan Project chemists developed two major separation process es. one using electromagnetic force and the other gaseous diffusion. With the former method. which is the ...

Google previewIndian Antiquities (1796)

Or Dissertations Relative to the Ancient Geographical Divisions, the Pure System of Primeval Theology, the Grand Code of Civil Laws, the Original Form of Government, the Various and Profound Literature of Hindostan... by Thomas Maurice, Inigo Barlow

The Jlream-tin ore is a name given to particles of the mineral, broken off from the load, running through high mountainous regions, by the waters of the deluge (say the miners,) or by other impetuous floods, and carried by the violence of the ...

Google previewThe Technical repository, by T. Gill (1823)

by Thomas Gill (patent-agent)

The yellow ore is a compound of sulphur, iron, and copper, in. nearly equal proportions. The grey ore, at least what is known in Cornwall under that denomination, is almost a pure sulphuret of copper, containing about 80 per cent, of that metal.

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1823)

Or, Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences : Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers, and Illustrated by Plates, Diagrams, Cuts, &c by George Crabb

Native Tellurium Graphic Ore White and Yellow Ore Foliated or Black Ore. 6. Mercury Genus. Alloys. Native Mercury Amalgam of Silver. Sulphurets. Cinnabar Carbo-Sulphuret. chlorides. Horn Mercury. 7. Silver Genus. Alloys.

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary, Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences, Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers and Illustrated by Plates, Epigrams, Cuts, &c. by George Crabb (1833)

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Native Tellurium Graphic Ore White and Yellow Ore Foliated or Black Ore. 6. Mercury Genus. Alloys. Native Mercur Amalgam of Silver. Sulphurets. Cinnabar Carbo-Sulphuret. Chlorides. Horn Mercury. 7. Silver Genus . Alloys.

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1823)

Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers : in Two Volumes by George Crabb

Native Tellurium Graphic Ore White and Yellow Ore Foliated or Black Ore. 6. Mercury Genus. Alloys. Native Mercury Amalgam of Silver. Sulphurets. Cinnabar Carbo-Sulphuret. Chlorides. Horn Mercury. 7.

Google previewThe Edinburgh encyclopaedia (1832)

by Sir David Brewster

Ore. * Hydrogen gas, in a pretty pure state, forms the. Zeolite, 7. Felspar. 8. Augite. 9. Azure spar. Sp. 8. Axifrangible, or apo- phyllite. Sp. 1. Rhomboidal or nephe- line. 2. Prismato-pyramidal, or meioriite. Sp. 3. Prismatic, or common.

Google previewpopular dictionary (1831)

by francis lieber

Ore.

Google previewA Dictionary of Mechanical Science, Arts, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Knowledge (1829)

by Alexander Jamieson

2, Natural amalgam, 3, Mercurial horn-ore, or corneous mercury. 4, Mercurial liver ore, ...

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Everything has its limit--iron ore cannot be educated into gold. (Mark Twain)
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Scrabble value of O1R1E1

The value of this 3-letter word is 3 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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