France also has important reserves of bauxite in French Guiana.
bauxite is exported to Canadian makers of aluminum and abrasives.
It is probable that these are related to bauxite and certain kinds of laterite.
The complete gradation from syenite to bauxite has been shown.
bauxite is a limonite iron ore in which a part of the iron has been replaced by aluminum.
Alum clay or bauxite, from which aluminium is manufactured, is found in the same county.
bauxite (hydrated aluminum oxide) is the principal ore of aluminum.
On an average six tons of bauxite are required to make one ton of metallic aluminum.
The Georgia beds are turning out three-fifths of the bauxite produced in America.
Alumina is the principal constituent of bauxite, the ore of aluminum, and of the natural abrasives, emery and corundum.
1861, clayey mineral containing aluminum, from French bauxite (1821), from Les Baux, near Soles, where it was first found. The place name is from Provençal Li Baus, literally "the precipices."