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aluminum oxide

noun
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Examples from the web for aluminum oxide
  • They arranged concentric layers of silver and aluminum oxide into a half cylinder and carved tightly spaced lines on the inside.
  • One of these is barium oxide, something with a half-life and, aluminum oxide as well.
  • Rubies are formed of a mineral called corundum, comprised of aluminum oxide.
  • Alumina, or synthetic aluminum oxide, is used in the smelting of aluminum.
  • Bone implants are typically made of metal or ceramic materials made of aluminum oxide or zirconium oxide.
  • The gallium is doing more than preventing an aluminum oxide coating, it is catalyzing the reaction in some way.
  • Transmission electron micrograph of a cerium doped yttrium aluminum oxide.
  • Manufactured abrasives included in this report are fused aluminum oxide, silicon carbide, and metallic abrasives.
aluminum oxide in Science
aluminum oxide  
See alumina.
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