bichromate

noun
bi·​chro·​mate | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈkrō-ˌmāt How to pronounce bichromate (audio) , ˈbī-krō- \

Definition of bichromate

: a dichromate especially of sodium or potassium

Other Words from bichromate

bichromated \ (ˌ)bī-​ˈkrō-​ˌmā-​təd How to pronounce bichromate (audio) , ˈbī-​krō-​ \ adjective

Examples of bichromate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Library of Congress owns another in platinum; the Metropolitan Museum of Art owns a version made in gum bichromate, another labor-intensive process resulting in an image that some liken to red chalk drawings. Judith H. Dobrzynski, WSJ, 30 Apr. 2021 Mac Cosgrove-Davies prints the same image in various antique photographic formats, including cyanotype (or blueprint), oil, carbon and gum bichromate. Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, 20 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of bichromate

1817, in the meaning defined above

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“Bichromate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bichromate. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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bichromate

noun
bi·​chro·​mate | \ (ˈ)bī-ˈkrō-ˌmāt How to pronounce bichromate (audio) , ˈbī-krō- How to pronounce bichromate (audio) \

Medical Definition of bichromate

: a dichromate especially of sodium or potassium

Other Words from bichromate

bichromated \ -​ˌmāt-​əd How to pronounce bichromate (audio) \ adjective

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