(Science: chemistry) The oxide of zirconium, obtained as a white powder, and possessing both acid and basic properties. On account of its infusibility, and brilliant luminosity when incandescent, it is used as an ingredient of sticks for the Drummomd light.
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... forms an effective continuum and appears transparent to light. The group at the University of California – Davis has successfully produced dense zirconia and ceria ceramics with grain sizes SEM micrograph of a fully-stabilized zirconia (8% YO) densified at 85023ºC and 530 MPa with a hold time ...
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