uranium yellow

uranium yellow

[yə′rā·nē·əm yel·ō]
(organic chemistry)
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State Department documents then showed that Bolton had actually been investigated about arguments that Iraq tried to purchase uranium yellow cake from Niger, a claim that was based on forged documents.
Robert Novak, a columnist whose work is syndicated by no less than 300 client news-papers nationwide, reported last year that Joe Wilson (a former US ambassador to Niger), who had been sent by the government to investigate whether Niger had sold uranium yellow cake to Saddam Hussein, had found no evidence for this and had blasted the Bush administration publicly for persisting in pushing the Niger uranium line.