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stereochromy

[ster-ee-uh-kroh-mee, steer-] /ˈstɛr i əˌkroʊ mi, ˈstɪər-/
noun
1.
the stereochrome process.
Also called waterglass painting.
Origin of stereochromy
1835-1845
1835-45; stereo- + -chromy (see -chrome, -y3)
Related forms
stereochromic, stereochromatic
[ster-ee-oh-kruh-mat-ik, -kroh-, steer-] /ˌstɛr i oʊ krəˈmæt ɪk, -kroʊ-, ˌstɪər-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
stereochromically, stereochromatically, adverb
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stereochromy

/ˈstɛrɪəˌkrəʊmɪ; ˈstɪər-/
noun
1.
a method of wall painting in which water glass is used either as a painting medium or as a final fixative coat
Word Origin
C19: via German Stereochromie, from stereo- + Greek khrōma colour
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