Translation for 'kimberlite pipe' from English to Russian
кимберлитовая трубка {ж}
kimberlite pipe
кимберлит {м}
труба {ж}pipe
branch pipe
выхлопная труба {ж}exhaust pipe
канализационная труба {ж}sewage pipe
трубный ключ {м}
pipe wrench
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Usage Examples English
  • The highest grade kimberlite pipe (Pipe K252) has an estimated grade of 55 carats per hundred tonnes.
  • In 1999, Stewart trained Kimberlite Pipe to win the Grade II Louisiana Derby and Sapphire and Silk to win the Grade III Prioress Stakes at Belmont Park.
  • In 1960, the Djomolungma and Chimyan was discovered, and in 1969, the International kimberlite pipe.
  • This mine is a kimberlite pipe, rich in diamonds, and the reducing environment helped produce both elemental chromium and diamonds.
  • 5 km from Welkom, a kimberlite pipe, was discovered in 1890 and mined from a single shaft until the start of the Boer War in 1899.

  • The variation found in some eclogite xenoliths at the Roberts Victor kimberlite pipe are a result of hydrothermal alteration of basalt on the seafloor.
  • The existence of fossil specimens was discovered accidentally in the late 1970s during prospecting of the volcanic kimberlite pipe for diamonds by de Beers Mining Company.
  • Petra Diamonds operates three producing diamond mines in South Africa. These are all underground kimberlite pipe mines (Cullinan, Finsch and Koffiefontein).
  • The Drybones Bay kimberlite pipe is a diamondiferous diatreme in the Slave craton of the Northwest Territories, Canada. It is the largest diatreme discovered in the Northwest Territories.
  • The Argyle diamond mine is also notable for being the first successful commercial diamond mine exploiting a volcanic pipe of lamproite, rather than the more usual kimberlite pipe; much earlier attempts to mine diamonds from a lamproite pipe in Arkansas, United States, were commercially unsuccessful.

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