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iron pyrites, chromite, gypsum, ancient world, asbestos

The chief mineral is copper, which was named for Cyprus (Greek Kypros) because it was the main source of copper for the ancient world. Other minerals include asbestos, iron pyrites, gypsum, and chromite.



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