Ore Deposit

Science / Geology / Ore Deposit: A natural accumulation of a metal, gemstone or other valuable mineral substance, which is rich enough in concentration that it can be mined and processed at a profit.

Other Words for Deposit

Deposit Adjective Synonyms: place, leave, set or put or lay (down), drop, plunk down
Deposit Noun Synonyms: precipitate, sediment, silt, alluvium, dregs, lees, accumulation, deposition
Deposit Verb Synonyms: entrust, leave, lodge, consign, keep, place, put, store, save, set aside, bank, lay or put away, pay in, stash away
MORE

Longshore Drift

Science / Geology / Longshore Drift: The movement of sediment along a coastline caused by waves striking the coast at an oblique angle. The waves wash sediment particles up the beach at an oblique angle and the swash back to the sea carr MORE

Longshore Current

Science / Geology / Longshore Current: A current that moves parallel to a shore and is formed from the momentum of breaking waves that approach the shore obliquely. MORE

Long Shore Current

Science / Tides and Currents / Long Shore Current: A current paralleling the shore largely within the surf zone. It is caused by the excess water brought to the zone by the small net mass transport of wind waves. Long shore currents feed into rip curr MORE

Lore

Entertainment / Video Games / Lore: Term used to describe the extensive backstory generated for a video game world. MORE

Loretto

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Loretto: (No other details as yet other than recommended as a disease resistant tablegrape suitable for planting in Arkansas). MORE

Masoretic

Entertainment / Literature / Masoretic: (from Hebrew Masorah, 'handed over') The Masoretic texts are partly Hebrew and partly Aramaic versions of the Hebrew Bible (i.e., what Christians call the Old Testament) with accompanying explanatory MORE

Links
Home
Glossary
Thesaurus