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chrome yellow

[¦krōm ′yel·ō]
(chemistry)
A yellow pigment composed of normal lead chromate, PbCrO4, or other lead compounds.
Any of several mordant acid dyes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

chrome yellow, Leipzig yellow

A family of inorganic yellow pigments, principally lead chromate, but blended with lead sulfate or other lead salts to produce a range of yellow-to-orange pigments.
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