cadmium yellow definition

  • noun:
    • cadmium sulphide when utilized as a pigment
    • a compound of cadmium and sulphur, of a rigorous yellow shade, made use of as a pigment.
    • view under Cadmium, Chrome, etc.
    • A pigment served by precipitating a solution of sulphate of cadmium with sulphureted hydrogen, creating sulphid of cadmium.
    • pigment of cadmium sulfide and barium sulfate differing in hue from lemon-yellow to orange

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