Chrome green
Chrome Chrome, n. Same as {Chromium}. [1913 Webster]

{Chrome alum} (Chem.), a dark violet substance, {(SO4)3Cr2.K2SO4.24H2O}, analogous to, and crystallizing like, common alum. It is regarded as a double sulphate of chromium and potassium.

{Chrome green} (a) The green oxide of chromium, {Cr2O3}, used in enamel painting, and glass staining. (b) A pigment made by mixing chrome yellow with Prussian blue.

{Chrome red}, a beautiful red pigment originally prepared from the basic chromate of lead, but now made from red oxide of lead.

{Chrome yellow}, a brilliant yellow pigment, {PbCrO4}, used by painters. [1913 Webster]


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  • Chrome green — Green Green (gr[=e]n), n. 1. The color of growing plants; the color of the solar spectrum intermediate between the yellow and the blue. [1913 Webster] 2. A grassy plain or plat; a piece of ground covered with verdant herbage; as, the village… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chrome green — n. 1. chromic oxide, Cr2O3, used as a green pigment 2. in commercial use, a green pigment made by mixing chrome yellow and Prussian blue …   English World dictionary

  • chrome green — chrome′ green′ n. a permanent green color made from chrome compounds, used chiefly in printing textiles • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • chrome green — noun 1. any of a class of green pigments consisting of chrome yellow and iron blue • Hypernyms: ↑pigment • Hyponyms: ↑Windsor green 2. a brilliant green color • Hypernyms: ↑green, ↑greenness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chrome green — chromo(III) oksidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Cr₂O₃ atitikmenys: angl. chrome green; chromic oxide; chromium(III) oxide rus. хрома сесквиоксид; хрома(III) оксид; хромовой зеленый ryšiai: sinonimas – dichromo trioksidas sinonimas – chromo… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • chrome green — /kroʊm ˈgrin/ (say krohm green) noun the permanent green colour made from chromic oxide, or any similar pigment made largely from chromic oxide, employed in printing textiles, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • chrome green — noun Date: circa 1859 any of various brilliant green pigments containing or consisting of chromium compounds …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chrome green — the permanent green color made from chromic oxide, or any similar pigment made largely from chromic oxide, used chiefly in printing textiles. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • deep chrome green — noun : a green that is yellower and duller than holly green (sense 1) or golf green, yellower and less strong than average hunter green distinguished from light chrome green and medium chrome green; called also cinnabar green, Milori green, silk… …   Useful english dictionary

  • light chrome green — noun : a green that is yellower and less strong than holly green (sense 1), yellower and darker than golf green, yellower, lighter, and stronger than average hunter green, and lighter and stronger than deep or medium chrome green called also navy …   Useful english dictionary

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