how to pronounce zirconium


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zirconium is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of zirconium in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… hydrogen gas when the zirconium started …”

meanings of zirconium


  1. A chemical element (symbol Zr) with an atomic number of 40, a strong, lustrous, grey-white transition metal mainly used as a refractory and opacifier.

zirconium frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word zirconium occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics zirconium can be related to

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1) education, science, and technology;

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