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blue lead

noun \ -ˈlēd \

Definition of blue lead

:tertiary gold-bearing gravel deposits of the Sierra Nevada

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Origin and Etymology of blue lead

lead (gravel deposit)


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blue lead

noun \ -ˈled \

Definition of blue lead

1 :galena
2 :a slate-gray pigment produced by subliming lead ore with coal or coke and used especially in rust-resistant paints called also blue basic lead sulfate, sublimed blue lead

Origin and Etymology of blue lead

lead (metal)


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