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Mineral

Scope note

Naturally occurring inorganic element or compound having an orderly internal structure and characteristic chemical composition, crystal form, and physical properties; use also for synthetically derived equivalents.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

300011068

Broader Terms used

inorganic material

Created

11yrs ago

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