Metallochromy
Metallochromy Me*tal"lo*chro`my, n. [L. metallum metal + Gr. ? color.] The art or process of coloring metals. [1913 Webster]

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  • Metallochrome — Me*tal lo*chrome, n. [See {Metallochromy}.] A coloring produced by the deposition of some metallic compound; specifically, the prismatic tints produced by depositing a film of peroxide of lead on polished steel by electricity. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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