chrome green

noun
  1. the permanent green color made from chromic oxide, or any similar pigment made largely from chromic oxide, used chiefly in printing textiles.

Origin of chrome green

First recorded in 1875–80
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chrome green

noun
  1. any green pigment made by mixing lead chromate with Prussian blue
  2. any green pigment containing chromic oxide
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