What does barytes mean?

barytes meaning in General Dictionary

Barium sulphate typically known as hefty spar or barite See Barite

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  • a white or colorless mineral (BaSO4); the main source of barium
  • Barium sulphate, generally speaking called heavy spar or barite. See Barite.

Sentence Examples with the word barytes

A small quantity of zinc is mined in Dumfriesshire and of barytes at Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire.

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