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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A metallic gray usually foliated mineral

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  • He named this new element molybdenum after the mineral molybdenite.
  • The most important ore source of molybdenum is the mineral molybdenite.
  • Geologically, molybdenite forms in high-temperature environments such as in igneous rocks.
  • Some molybdenite forms when igneous bodies contact rock and metamorphose, or change, the rock. for more
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