Sparry iron

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sparry iron (Min) siderite. See Siderite.
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Usage

In literature:

Or the mineral may have been sparry iron ore, which is readily converted into steel.
"Personal Memoirs Of A Residence Of Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes On The American Frontiers" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
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