Persian red


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Persian red

[′pər·zhən ′red]
(inorganic chemistry)
Red pigment made from basic lead chromate or ferric oxide.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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