bauxitic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj bauxitic resembling or containing bauxite
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Usage

In literature:

A purer form is made from the mineral bauxite by driving off its combined water.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
Bauxite or aluminum ore is mined in France, and 60 per cent.
"A Journey Through France in War Time" by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
Supposing bauxite to be 90% aluminium hydroxide, what weight of it is necessary for the preparation of 100 kg.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
Aluminum is now made from a mineral called "bauxite," found chiefly in Georgia, Alabama, and Arkansas.
"Diggers in the Earth" by Eva March Tappan
Bauxite, the mineral from which the metal is now chiefly extracted, is obtained in two localities.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
Sands, sandstones, shales, and certain clays and bauxites also belong in this group.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
Alumina is high in the finer clays (18 to 30%), and they are the most aluminous of all sediments, except bauxite.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
Bauxite appears in quantity deposits in several areas.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
Bauxite occurs also near Ballintoy.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
Deposits of bauxite occur in the Aptian hippurite limestone at Les Baux near Aries, and in the Pyrenees.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

The event will begin at 7 am on the parking lot, located next to Bauxite City Hall on Arkansas 183.
Representatives from Republic Services Inc and Terracon Consulting Engineers and Scientists spoke Monday with the Bauxite City Council concerning issues at the city's sewer facilities.
Bauxite Mayor Johnny McMahan.
Bauxite Mayor Johnny McMahan soon will hit the campaign trail as his name will appear on the November ballot two and a half years earlier than expected.
No Decision To close Jamaica Bauxite Plant.
Rio Tinto Announces Increased Bauxite , Alumina Production.
Bauxite and alumina production were 10% and 13% higher, respectively, compared to the first quarter of 2011.
Rio Tinto Alcan's bauxite production was 13% higher than the fourth quarter of 2010, and 9% higher year on year, driven by increased third-party demand, notably at Weipa.
The acquisition includes the Bauxite specialty hydrate manufacturing operation and all product grades under the Hydral and SpaceRite brands.
BENTON, AR – Hundreds of students from Bryant, Benton, and Bauxite gathered at the Benton High School football field to pray for their fellow classmates who were involved in deadly wreck Wednesday morning.
Hatten went 1 for 3 in Bauxite's 8-7 loss to Robinson on Monday at Burns Park.
Crow had a team-high 14 points in the Lady Miners 44-33 loss to Star City on Wednesday to end Bauxite's season BOB MCADORY/Special to the Courier.
Patsy was born in Bauxite to Frank and Emily Campbell on March 10, 1928.
Bauxite relief pitcher Sean Beesly throws a pitch in the Miners 11-1 loss to the De Queen Leopards on Friday in the quarterfinals of the 7-4A District Tournament in Malvern.
She was born June 11, 1926, in Bauxite.
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