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synonyms for galena

  • lead
  • pewter
  • plumbean
  • plumbic
  • plumbiferous
  • plumbous
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How to use galena in a sentence

Jessie had bought a galena crystal mounted, as that was more satisfactory, the book said.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Galena, a small town on Upper Mississippi, in the lead-mining district.
ADVENTURES OF THE OJIBBEWAY AND IOWAY INDIANS IN ENGLAND, FRANCE, AND BELGIUM; VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGE CATLIN
The primary sources of gold are reefs, either in quartz or in metalliferous veins of galena and the various pyrites.
THE TERMS OF SURRENDERLOUIS TRACY
The lead mines of Galena and Dubuque had gathered in somewhat larger settlements.
MARY AND ISTEPHEN RETURN RIGGS
In 1822 Galena was visited by a Mississippi River steamboat, and a few years later regular steamboat traffic was established.
THE OLD NORTHWESTFREDERIC AUSTIN OGG
The ore is the common sulphuret of lead, or galena, which Dubuque stated to have yielded him seventy-five per cent.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
I procured from a trader, at Dubuque, several masses of galena crystallized in cubes and octahedrons.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
Time admonishes me of my promise to furnish you some account of my journey from Galena to Fort Winnebago.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
I set out from Galena in a light wagon, drawn by two horses, about ten o'clock in the morning (August 17th), accompanied by Mr. B.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
Besides the ore, masses of iron pyrites had been thrown out, connected with galena.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GALENA

  • galena
  • lead
  • pewter
  • plumbean
  • plumbic
  • plumbiferous
  • plumbous
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