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ZINC BLENDE

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There is 1 meaning of the phrase Zinc Blende.
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Meanings Of The Phrase ZINC BLENDE

There is 1 meaning of the phrase Zinc Blende.

Zinc Blende - as a noun

An ore that is the chief source of zinc; consists largely of zinc sulfide in crystalline form

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
blende9sphalerite15

Example Sentences

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"The crystal structure of zinc blende is characterized by a cubic arrangement of atoms."
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"The color of zinc blende can range from yellow to brown or black."
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"The hardness of zinc blende on the Mohs scale is 3.5-4."
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"The economic importance of zinc blende lies in its use as a zinc ore."
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"The name 'zinc blende' is derived from the German word 'blenden' meaning to deceive, due to its resemblance to galena."
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