Indian yellow


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Indian yellow

[′in·dē·ən ′yel·ō]
(materials)
A yellow pigment which may be aureolin, made of cobalt and potassium nitrates; or puree, the impure basic magnesium salt of euxanthic acid; or the synthetic dye primuline.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Indian yellow actually did not originate from India but was introduced there in the 15th century from Persia.
Twelve significant conflicts receive survey in INDIAN YELLOW, a narrative which covers conflict between Indian and white man during the nation's expansion.