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1. hafnium

noun. ['ˈhæfniːəm'] a grey tetravalent metallic element that resembles zirconium chemically and is found in zirconium minerals; used in filaments for its ready emission of electrons.

Synonyms

  • atomic number 72
  • Hf
  • metal

Etymology

  • Hafnia (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word hafnium


1. Noun, singular or mass
The town is a major source of hafnium, titanium and zirconium for the rest of the country.

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