Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A mordant coaltar color of the triphenyl-methane type. It dyes chromed wool blue, but is chiefly used in cotton-printing.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • The River Cairns ran along the bottom edge where the mown grass gave way to shaggy reeds and a lengthy clump of coran twister trees that dangled chrome-blue fronds into the water.

    The Dreaming Void

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.