Placer

• (n.) One who places or sets. • (n.) A deposit of earth, sand, or gravel, containing valuable mineral in particles, especially by the side of a river, or in the bed of a mountain torrent.
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placer

noun an alluvial deposit that contains particles of some valuable mineral
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Placer

Pla'cer noun One who places or sets. Spenser.
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Placer

Plac'er noun [ Spanish ] A deposit of earth, sand, or gravel, containing valuable mineral in particles, especially by the side of a river, or in the bed of a mountain torrent. [ U.S.]
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Placer

A deposit of sand and gravel containing valuable minerals such as gold, tin or diamonds.
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Placer

A deposit of sand and gravel containing valuable metals such as gold, tin, or diamonds.
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Placer

A deposit of sand and gravel containing valuable minerals such as gold, tin or diamonds.
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Placer

A deposit of sand and gravel containing valuable metals such as gold, tin or diamonds.
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Placer

A mineral deposit formed by the sorting or washing action of water. Placers are usually deposits of heavy minerals, such as gold.
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placer

A surficial mineral deposit formed by mechanical concentration of valuable minerals from weathered debris, usually through the action of stream currents or of waves.
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placer

alluvial deposit containing particles or larger pieces of gold or other minerals.
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placer

An alluvial or glacial deposit containing particles of gold or other valuable minerals.
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Placer

Gold imbedded in clay, sand, gravel; includes all forms of mineral deposits, except veins. These claims were mined through the use of water.
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Placer

Placer refers to a concentrated deposit of mineral particles that have weathered out of rock. Usually deposited by stream action.
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placer

[n] - an alluvial deposit that contains particles of some valuable mineral
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