Usage examples for mineral

  1. A week before he had insisted that the remaining food be equally divided, since they now both engaged in the search for gold- that eternally elusive mineral that seemed as far away as ever. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. This proportion, however, varies with age, the mineral matter increasing with advance of years. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.