cadmium lithopone


Definition of cadmium lithopone

: a pigment analogous to lithopone consisting essentially of cadmium yellow or cadmium red and containing barium sulfate

called also cadmopone

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First Known Use of cadmium lithopone

circa 1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Cadmium lithopone.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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