Definition of Chrome yellow

1. Noun. Any of several yellow pigments consisting of normal lead chromate and other lead compounds.

Generic synonyms: Pigment



Definition of Chrome yellow

1. Noun. A natural yellow pigment derived from lead(II) chromate. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Chrome yellow

1. A fine yellow powder used in paints and dyes. Synonym: lead chromate, Leipzig yellow, lemon yellow, Paris yellow. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chrome Yellow

chromceladonite
chromdravite
chrome
chrome-cobalt alloys
chrome-dome
chrome-nickel steel
chrome-tungsten steel
chrome alum
chrome alum haematoxylin-phloxine stain
chrome diopside
chrome dome
chrome green
chrome horn
chrome red
chrome ulcer
chrome yellow (current term)
chromed
chromedome
chromel
chromeless
chromels
chromene
chromenes
chromenol
chromes
chromesthesia
chrometophobia
chromferide
chromhidrosis
chromian

Literary usage of Chrome yellow

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1. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1912)
"For this reason, in immersing calico coloured with chrome yellow in lime water, ... The chrome yellow is allowed to settle and the clear liquid drawn off ..."

2. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"The chromate is thus wholly converted into chrome yellow, ... For this reason, in immersing calico coloured with chrome yellow in lime water, ..."

3. The Mineral Industry (1897)
"... 3 CuA^Aj- and Brims- wick green, which is a compound of barytes, chrome yellow, and Prussian blue. Black. ..."

4. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1889)
"EHS Bailey has since examined the commercial chrome yellow, and finds it to contain variable quantities of barium and calcium sulphate. ..."

5. Treatise on Applied Analytical Chemistry by Vittorio Villavecchia (1918)
"Red and Yellow Pigments The principal red and yellow pigments are : Lead chromate (chrome yellow, orange and red], zinc chromate (zinc or buttercup yellow), ..."

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