either of two pigments, consisting usually of carbonate of copper prepared by grinding either azurite (blue verditer ) or malachite (green verditer ).
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This is properly green verditer, but other preparations are frequently sold under the name.
Green verditer is a mixture of oxide and carbonate of copper with chalk.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection | Alexander Wynter Blyth
Copper carbonate is also the basis of the valuable blue to green pigments verditer, Bremen blue and Bremen green.
The beautiful verditer flycatcher (Stoparola melanops) must be familiar to everyone who has visited the Himalayas.Birds of the Indian Hills | Douglas Dewar
The plumage of this flycatcher is pale blue—blue of that peculiar shade known as verditer blue.Birds of the Indian Hills | Douglas Dewar