mineral suite

mineral suite

[′min·rəl ′swēt]
(mineralogy)
A group of associated minerals in one deposit.
A representative group of minerals from a certain locality.
A group of specimens showing variations, as in color or form, in a single mineral species.
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The deposit is unusual in that it has leucoxene as its major constituent which makes the heavy mineral suite of higher value than the ilmenite dominated deposits normally found in south-west of Western Australia.
The clay mineral suite of each sample was then determined by X-ray diffraction of the 2 tiles, using a Siemens Diffraktometer 5000.
The primary mineral suite of each topsoil was characterised by X-ray diffraction of random powders, which had been ground to pass through a 50-[micro]m sieve.
Table 2 Atlas: Resource Estimate Heavy Mineral Suite <pre> </pre>
1992) Nissonite, namibite, and other additions to the mineral suite from Iron Monarch, South Australia.
1992) Nissonite, namibite and other additions to the mineral suite from Iron Monarch, South Australia.