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Noun: ore  or
  1. A mineral that contains metal that is valuable enough to be mined
     
  2. A monetary subunit in Denmark and Norway and Sweden; 100 ore equal 1 krona

Sounds like: awe, oar, or

Derived forms: ores

Type of: fractional monetary unit, mineral, subunit

Part of: Danish krone, krona, krone, Norwegian krone, SEK, Swedish krona

Encyclopedia: Ore, Norway