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Definition of ore:

  1. A native metal or its compound with the rock in which it occurs, after it has been picked over to throw out what is worthless.
  2. Honor; grace; favor; mercy; clemency; happy augry.
  3. Metal; as, the liquid ore.
  4. The native form of a metal, whether free and uncombined, as gold, copper, etc., or combined, as iron, lead, etc. Usually the ores contain the metals combined with oxygen, sulphur, arsenic, etc. ( called mineralizers).


Ark., basalt, crystal, Ala., CA, igneous, felspar, Alas., AL, chalk, hematite, AR, AZ, AK, Ariz., flint, feldspar, haematite, alabaster, B.C..

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