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  • n. A heap of ore; a mass undergoing the process of amalgamation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A heap of ore; a mass undergoing the process of amalgamation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A unit of weight employed in Mexico chiefly for ore under the process of amalgamation.
  • n. In mining, a heap or pile of ore.

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