zirconium nitride


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zirconium nitride

[‚zər′kō·nē·əm ′nī‚trīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
ZrN A hard, brassy powder that is soluble in concentrated acids; melts at 2930°C; used in refractories, cermets, and laboratory crucibles.
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Just insignificant amount of solid zirconium nitride, which passed from the second zone, may preserve in oxide melt.
Abbreviations Symbol Description A[l.sub.2][O.sub.3] aluminum oxide AlTiN aluminum titanium nitride CrN chromium nitride HSS high-speed steel PVD physical vapour deposition TiCN titanium carbo-nitride TiN titanium nitride ZrN zirconium nitride Copyright: Sulzer Technical Review, Sulzer Management Ltd, Winterthur, Switzerland.