Translation of zircon in Spanish:

zircon

circón, n.

Pronunciation /ˈzərkɑn//ˈzəːk(ə)n/

noun

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    circón masculine
    zircón masculine
    • Among his other discoveries were large zircon crystals found in a small tunnel in North Cheyenne Canyon.
    • Quartz is associated most commonly with aegirine and potassium feldspar as well as zircon.
    • Sillimanite, cordierite, apatite, monazite and zircon are also present.
    • In the andesitic rocks zircon is less abundant than in the porphyroids.
    • Even resistant minerals such as zircon have been found to be etched by bacteria.
    • A honey-colored to brown zircon continues to be mined that can be heat-treated to lighten the color.