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Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
L. S., U.S. researcher, b. 1920. See: Diamond TYM medium.

Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
Diabetes Mondiale. An international epidemiologic study of type 1 diabetes in children conducted from 1990–1999, which assessed 31,000 children in 53 countries
Conclusion The range of global variation in the incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes is larger than previously described and appears to follow ethnic and racial distribution

diamond,

n a crystalline carbon substance, the hardest natural substance known, used industrially and in dentistry for cutting and grinding.
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These five claim groups total over 170,000 acres and are the probable source areas for unresolved KIM trains and include known diamondiferous kimberlite and numerous anomalies which warrant additional exploration.
In light of the close proximity to producing diamond mines, the presence of numerous diamondiferous kimberlites and KIM's, management is of the opinion that these properties are highly prospective for the further discovery of diamonds and that the acquisition of these claims significantly enhances the Company's property position in the Lac de Gras region.
Brauna 4 is one of three diamondiferous pipes discovered on the Brauna property by De Beers Brasil Ltda.
BHP Billiton) and Hunter Exploration Group are pleased to report that kimberlites AV6, 7 and 8, discovered during the summer 2005 field program, have proven significantly diamondiferous.
The Brauna project is comprised of three exploration concessions which encompass three diamondiferous kimberlite pipes, or blows associated with a laterally extensive system of kimberlite dykes.
It comprises three exploration concessions which encompass three diamondiferous kimberlite pipes, or blows associated with a laterally extensive system of kimberlite dykes.
The Anglo Swiss claims were explored on a preliminary basis with the technology of the time and one occurrence of diamondiferous kimberlite was located.
A program of pitting for diamondiferous gravels was completed in the Upper Chicoria Creek area.