American yellow

noun

Definition of American yellow

: a variety of chrome yellow in the preparation of which alum and barium sulfate are used

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First Known Use of American yellow

circa 1901, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of American yellow was circa 1901

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“American yellow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/American%20yellow. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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