Words nearby zirconium
OTHER WORDS FROM zirconiumzir·con·ic [zur-kon-ik] /zɜrˈkɒn ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for zirconium
He specialized in research and development in zirconium products, and allegedly had distant ties to Iran.
The other source of vector is the reaction between the zirconium and water.
The zirconium alloy will react with water to produce hydrogen and oxide, but it also produces heat that has to be removed.
A silicate of zirconium usually crystallized in the tetragonal system as simple four-sided prisms capped by four-sided pyramids.Geology|William J. Miller
In addition Davy anticipated the isolation of silicon, aluminium, and zirconium.An Introduction to the History of Science|Walter Libby
Zirconium chlorid has an astringent taste, and if fed repeatedly will cause the metallic astringent action.Barium, A Cause of the Loco-Weed Disease|Albert Cornelius Crawford
The zirconium silicate, zircon, is a fairly common accessory constituent of granitic rocks and pegmatite veins.The Economic Aspect of Geology|C. K. Leith
Zircon is itself a species of mineral and is a silicate of zirconium.A Text-Book of Precious Stones for Jewelers and the Gem-Loving Public|Frank Bertram Wade