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Mineral Deposit Group

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Mineral Deposit Group
Definition:
Values indicating the grouping of mineral deposits on the basis of their generic characteristics.
Description:
EXAMPLE: host rock, host structure, commodity, association with similar mineral processes e.g. porphyry.
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Code list values

Label Parent Governance level Status
organic eu-legal Valid
residual/surficial eu-legal Valid
placer eu-legal Valid
continental sediments and volcanics eu-legal Valid
sediment-hosted eu-legal Valid
chemical sediment eu-legal Valid
marine volcanic association eu-legal Valid
epithermal eu-legal Valid
vein, breccia and stockwork eu-legal Valid
manto eu-legal Valid
skarn eu-legal Valid
porphyry eu-legal Valid
ultramafic / mafic eu-legal Valid
carbonatites eu-legal Valid
pegmatite eu-legal Valid
metamorphic-hosted eu-legal Valid
gems and semi-precious stones eu-legal Valid
industrialRocks eu-legal Valid
felsic-intermediate igneous rock related eu-technical Valid
sedimentary eu-technical Valid
contact metamorphism eu-technical Valid
metasomatic replacement or hydrothermal shear or vein eu-technical Valid
bulk rock material eu-technical Valid
energy eu-technical Valid
Alkaline igneous rocks eu-technical Valid
Other eu-technical Valid