Noun(1) a common white or colorless mineral (hydrated calcium sulphate, especially plaster of Paris
(1) The lake contained an area of 3,370 acres and was said to have a practically inexhaustible deposit of salt and gypsum .(2) It was pale to medium green and associated with yellow pharmacosiderite and colorless to white gypsum .(3) To neutralize the soil of a bare spot caused by dog urine, pour tomato juice over the area or treat the soil with powdered gypsum .(4) In each of these settings, progressive evaporation of seawater leads to precipitation of calcite and gypsum followed by halite.(5) But as the popularity of drywall, sky-rocketed, gypsum plaster fell out of favor.(6) Thin crusts of small rhodochrosite crystals on high-grade manganese ore were covered by masses of clear gypsum .(7) Quartz and gypsum are other familiar examples of crystalline structures.(8) Quartz is the dominant mineral in veins in siliceous rocks, calcite in limestones, and gypsum in gypsiferous sediments.(9) Most structures were built in limestone gypsum and are an eclectic mix of Assyrian, Hellenistic, Parthian and Roman styles.(10) Other associated minerals include tetrahedrite, calcite, and gypsum .(11) Do not use mortar-mill type for mixing gypsum plasters.(12) It is dominated by the deposition of calcite with minor pyrite, marcasite, barite, anhydrite and gypsum .(13) A white material, probably gypsum , was used to preserve the body of what archaeologists hope is a Roman, buried around 300AD.(14) They are cast in white gypsum and hang on a deep blue wall.(15) The sulfur dioxide in the gas reacts with the limestone to form gypsum (calcium sulfate).(16) Among the gravels there were shiny crystals of the mineral gypsum , the residue left behind when seawater evaporates.
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