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Cubic zirconia.

[New Latin, from zircon.]


(Elements & Compounds) another name (not in technical usage) for zirconium oxide
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Noun1.zirconia - a white crystalline oxidezirconia - a white crystalline oxide; used in refractories and in insulation and abrasives and enamels and glazes
oxide - any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
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Zirconia has proven itself throughout the past few years for the prosthetic treatment of implants.
Zirconia dental implants are potential alternative to titanium dental implants.
Glass infiltrated alumina with partially stabilized zirconia (GIAZ): the inceram system combines the use of glass infiltrated alumina with 35% partially stabilized zirconia as the core material for posterior crowns and fixed partial dentures (fpd's).
Yttria tetragonal zirconia polycrystal (Y-TZP) stands out among other restorative dental materials due to its high chemical stability and biocompatibility, and superior mechanical properties.
In spite of high zirconia mechanical strength, chipping and fracture of layering porcelains applied to zirconia frameworks continue to be a problem.
Since non-silica based Yttria partially stabilized tetragonal zirconia (Y-TZP) are resistant to etching [3], other techniques such as air-abrasion, silanization and laser irradiation are used to increase the roughness of zirconia surface [4].
This book was designed to address the lack of what many in the field of dentistry have long desired--a comprehensive text book on the use of titanium and zirconia in dentistry.
Zirconia has three different structures: monoclinic, tetragonal and cubic.
In this research yttria-stabilized zirconia (YSZ) nanopowder has been produced through sol-gel method and it was investigated.
1 August 2014 - French construction materials producer Saint-Gobain SA (EPA:SGO) has taken over US zirconia products manufacturer Z-Tech LLC, the buyer said on Friday without revealing how much it paid for the Bow, New Hampshire-based business.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 1, 2014-Saint-Gobain buys US zirconia powder firm Z-Tech
Theirs may be diamond but we reckon this silver, cubic zirconia Florence DiamonFlash accessory, slashed from PS99 to PS39, from jeweller Warren James is just as stylish.