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- Also called purree, snowshoe. an orange-yellow color.
- Also called purree.a yellow pigment formerly derived from the urine of cows fed on mango leaves.
- a pigment derived from coal tar, characterized chiefly by its yellow color and permanence.
Origin of Indian yellow
First recorded in 1865–70
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018