from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A yellow pigment of which there are various shades, from lemon to deep orange, all composed of chromates of lead. Their color is very pure and brilliant.

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

  • noun A natural yellow pigment derived from lead(II) chromate.

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

  • noun any of several yellow pigments consisting of normal lead chromate and other lead compounds


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