Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A salt of zirconic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Chem.) A salt of zirconic acid.

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  • noun chemistry Any salt of zirconic acid.

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Examples

  • The so-called “piezoelectric ribbons” are made up of organic lead zirconate titanate nanoribbons placed on silicone rubber sheets.

    Scientist Develop Flexible Energy-Harvesting Rubber Sheets | Inhabitat

  • Lead zirconate titanate (PZT) – a pezoelectric ceramic – is the material of choice for transducers, actuators, and microelectronic sensors.

    Sustainable Design Update » Blog Archive » Making Electronics More Environmental Friendly

  • The portion not dissolved, consisting of zirconate of soda, is dissolved in hydrochloric acid.

    A Text-book of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.

  • But an actuator - made of lead zirconate layers stacked one upon the other to generate the kind of high-frequency vibration needed - makes contact with the finger to vibrate it.

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  • In December of 2009, the acquisition of DuPont Chemical's Organomettalic tininate and zirconate business was completed making Dorf Ketal the global leader in this product category.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Michael McAlpine of Princeton University developed a way to soften up the usually inflexible crystal lead-zirconate-titanate (PZT), which is one of the most efficient piezoelectric materials known.

    New Scientist - Online News

  • But the new control circuit Ramadass and Chandrakasan developed is designed to work with piezoelectric systems - ones that use voltage generated by stress in a crystalline material, such as lead-zirconate-titanate.

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  • Michael McAlpine of Princeton University developed a way to soften up the usually inflexible crystal lead-zirconate-titanate (PZT), which is one of the most efficient piezoelectric materials known.

    New Scientist - Online News

  • The Princeton team is the first to successfully combine silicone and nanoribbons of lead zirconate titanate (PZT), a ceramic material that is piezoelectric, meaning it generates an electrical voltage when pressure is applied to it.

    Analysis

  • In December of 2009, the acquisition of DuPont Chemical's Organomettalic titanate and zirconate business was completed making Dorf Ketal the global leader in this product category.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

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