ore ore  /ˈɔr/


  1. (n) a mineral that contains metal that is valuable enough to be mined
  2. (n) a monetary subunit in Denmark and Norway and Sweden; 100 ore equal 1 krona


  1. From ore bodies of such richness in northwestern Canada the refining plant is able to extract one gram of commercially pure radium from 550 tons of mined ore.
  2. But before McArthur River came online in 1999, it had never been used to mine ore.
  3. Rhodes took over ore claims for bad debts.


  1. 2 Ore. men sentenced in Seattle man's death

    MADRAS, Ore. (AP) — Two central Oregon men have each been sentenced to 24 years in prison for the beating death of a Seattle fisherman whose body was found in May 2012 near Warm Springs, Ore. KTVZ-TV reports (http://is.gd/76jWo2 ) that Circuit Judge Annette Hillman imposed the sentences Tuesday on 24-year-old Steven Neal Anderson Jr. and 32-year-old James Ryan Johnson in the killing of Dennis ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  2. Ore. Senate votes down maximum tow rates bill

    SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Senate voted down a bill that would have required cities with a population of at least 15,000 to set maximum rates for vehicles towed without the owner's permission.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KTVZ Bend

  3. Ore.: woman says man tried to take her son, 5

    MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Medford, Ore., police say a man accused of trying to grab a 5-year-old boy away from his mother has been arrested.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KTVZ Bend

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  1. "The ACCC's inquiries indicated that the merged firm would be unlikely to limit its supply of iron ore given the uncertainty it would face in relation to the profitability of this strategy and the risk that limiting supply would encourage expansions...
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Graeme Samuel Source: Reuters

  2. "Associated with that is a once-in-a-generation commodities boom that has seen our terms of trade hit a 50 year high," Mr Swan said. "The recent contract prices for coal and iron ore suggest there is much more to come, so our terms of trade...
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: Wayne Swan Source: Myall Coast Nota

  3. "Once completed, the Faleme project will prove to be an important and competitive source of iron ore supplies for our European plants," Arcelor Mittal Chief Executive Lakshmi Mittal said.
    on Feb 23, 2007 By: Lakshmi Mittal Source: International Herald Tribune

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