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What are some interesting facts about zirconium?

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Comes from the Persian word, zargun, meaning 'golden hue' Can also come from the mineral Zircon. resistant to corrosion from seawater, acid, alkalis. Very Strong- can make scissors and knives and other metal objects. Can be used to create clear
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Discovery: Martin Heinrich Klaproth is credited with the discovery of zirconium in 1789.
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