from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A light orange to red pigment consisting of basic lead chromate, PbCrO4, with varying amounts of lead oxide, PbO.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A bright-red pigment consisting of the basic chromate of lead.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A bright reddish orange pigment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a red pigment used in paints; basic lead chromate


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