[ blahngk -feeks, blangk -fiks; French blahn -feeks ]
/ ˈblɑŋk ˈfiks, ˈblæŋk ˌfɪks; French blɑ̃ ˈfiks /
barium sulfate used as a white pigment in paints.
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British Dictionary definitions for blanc fixe
/ French (blɑ̃ fiks) /
another name for barium sulphate
Word Origin for blanc fixe
literally: fixed white
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