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lead chromate

[ led ]
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noun Chemistry.
a yellow crystalline compound, PbCrO4, toxic, insoluble in water: used as an industrial paint pigment.
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Origin of lead chromate

First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for lead chromate

lead chromate
/ (lɛd) /

noun
chem a yellow solid used as a pigment, as in chrome yellow. Formula: PbCrO 4
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