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mineralization

[‚min·rə·lə′zā·shən]
(geology)
The process of fossilization whereby inorganic materials replace the organic constituents of an organism.
The introduction of minerals into a rock, resulting in a mineral deposit.
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The company found mineralization open to the north with one drill hole producing the highest-grade PGM intercept for that thickness ever drilled in the Coldwell Complex grading 15.
Both vitamins are coenzymes of gammaglutamyl carboxylase and are thus able to regulate mineralization of bone and calcification of blood vessels.
Silver mineralization was discovered at the Trinity Silver property in 1981 by U.
The Company believes that the geoscientific indicators described above suggest a major Pipe complex with high potential for significant uranium and associated copper, silver, vanadium, zinc and other metal mineralization.
Argentina: Fortuna property: The Fortuna property is characterized by the presence of replacement pyrite-jarosite-gold mineralization and by polymetallic veins interpreted to be of intermediate sulphidation type.
These two properties cover the entirety of the Big Chunk caldera, the volcanic-intrusive feature thought to be the source of mineralization in the area.
Factors which may delay or prevent these forward looking statements from being realized include misinterpretation of data, that we may not be able to raise sufficient funds to complete our intended exploration; that weather, logistical problems or hazards prevent us from exploration; that analysis of data can be done accurately and at depth; results that we or prior exploration by others have found in any particular holes or in any particular area are not necessarily indicative of larger areas of our property; and that despite encouraging data there may be no commercially exploitable mineralization on our properties.
A soil sample grid geochemical survey was also carried out at Las Tres Palmas and results show that gold mineralization is still open to the south of Escandalosa, as well as indicating extensions to known mineralization to the north of Hondo Valle and west of the Los Tomates zone.
Mineralization consists of chalcopyrite and bornite with secondary covellite and chalcocite, hosted within gabbroic intrusive rocks associated with a major regional fault system.
Wide zones of silver mineralization intersected in the initial drill program adjacent to historically mined high grade silver veins have demonstrated potential may exist for a bulk mineable silver deposit.
these include 1/ a significant potential for additional tungsten mineralization beyond previously mined and existing remaining tungsten mineralization, and 2/ Gold mineralization of two types a/ stratabound bismuth-gold mineralization within sedimentary units and b/ sheeted quartz vein zones within the intrusive granitic stocks, and 3/ lead-zinc mineralization at deeper levels below previously mined historic Jersey lead-zinc orebodies as indicated by drill intersections in old drill data on the property from holes that penetrated the prospective Lower Jersey dolomite horizon
Factors which may delay or prevent these forward looking statements from being realized include misinterpretation of data, that we may not be able to raise sufficient funds to complete our intended exploration; that we may be unable to contract suitable labor or equipment; that there may be disputes as to ownership of claims; that weather, logistical problems or hazards prevent us from exploration; that analysis of data cannot be done accurately and/or at depth; results that we have found in any particular holes and results that other companies have found in the past are not necessarily indicative of larger areas of our property or our property at all; and that despite encouraging data there may be no commercially exploitable mineralization on our properties.