There are several meanings of geologic provinces, as used in specific contexts. For example, a province can also be classified according to its geological age:
Geologic provinces based on origin:
Some studies classify provinces based upon mineral resources, such as mineral deposits. There are a particularly large number of provinces identified worldwide for petroleum and other mineral fuels, such as the Niger Delta petroleum province.
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