zircaloy

noun
zir·ca·loy
variants: or zircalloy \¦zərkə¦lȯi \
plural -s

Definition of zircaloy 

: any of several zirconium alloys notable for corrosion resistance and stability over a wide range of radiation and temperature exposures

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History and Etymology for zircaloy

zirconium + alloy

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