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synonyms for zircon

  • gem
  • jewel
  • rhinestone
  • allotrope
  • corundum
  • ice
  • lozenge
  • paragon
  • rhombus
  • rock
  • solitaire
  • bort
  • brilliant
  • jager
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How to use zircon in a sentence

This allows us to estimate the age of these zircon grains, using a technique called uranium-lead dating, which is well suited to dating very old rocks.
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The preserved record of Earth’s first 500 million years is limited to just a few tiny crystals of the mineral zircon.
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Zircon is also the source of oxide of zirconium used in making mantles for certain incandescent lights.
GEOLOGYWILLIAM J. MILLER
Other minerals, except apatite, zircon and magnetite, are typically absent.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Jargon or Zircon is a stone having a superficial resemblance to a diamond.
A DESCRIPTION OF THE COASTS OF EAST AFRICA AND MALABARDUARTE BARBOSA
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 PUBLICFRANK BERTRAM WADE
The truly refined people are those who have got three garnets and one zircon.
DODO'S DAUGHTERE. F. BENSON
I'll tell Zircon this when he comes, but you can be thinking it over in the meantime.
THE CAVES OF FEARJOHN BLAINE
Zircon handed some money to the coolies and ordered them to wait.
THE CAVES OF FEARJOHN BLAINE
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WORDS RELATED TO ZIRCON

  • allotrope
  • bort
  • brilliant
  • corundum
  • gem
  • ice
  • jager
  • jewel
  • lozenge
  • paragon
  • rhinestone
  • rhombus
  • rock
  • solitaire
  • zircon
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.