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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A variety of chert containing magnetite and hematite.

Usage examples (35)
  • All that land is filled with taconite, which is the stuff they turn into iron.
  • And iron is in a lot of what we use in the world, so taconite equals money.
  • Davis figured out how to take the waste rock of taconite and turn it into steel.
  • Because it might scare off the two mining companies you have bidding for all that taconite. for more
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