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lode

lode

 
pronunciation:
lod
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a deposit of a mineral, such as copper ore, that fills a crack in a rock formation.
similar words:
deposit
definition 2: a mass of ore distinct from the surrounding earth or rock.
similar words:
deposit, vein
definition 3: a plentiful source or supply.
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The words lode and load sound alike but have different meanings.
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  rock, stone