cubic zirconia

[ zur-koh-nee-uh ]
/ zɜrˈkoʊ ni ə /

noun, plural cu·bic zir·co·ni·as.

an artificial crystal resembling a diamond in refraction, dispersion, hardness, and color, used in jewelry. Abbreviation: CZ

Nearby words

  1. cube van,
  2. cubeb,
  3. cubic,
  4. cubic centimeter,
  5. cubic measure,
  6. cubical,
  7. cubically,
  8. cubicity,
  9. cubicle,
  10. cubiculum

Sometimes cu·bic zir·co·ni·um [zur-koh-nee-uh m] /zɜrˈkoʊ ni əm/.

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019