noun. ['zɝˈkoʊniːəm'] a lustrous grey strong metallic element resembling titanium; it is used in nuclear reactors as a neutron absorber; it occurs in baddeleyite but is obtained chiefly from zircon.
- metallic element
- atomic number 40
- zirconium silicate
Words that Rhyme with Zirconium
Example sentences of the word zirconium
1. Noun, singular or mass
The stone is a form of zirconium oxide that is created in a laboratory.