cadmium lithopone


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

called also cadmopone

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cadmium lithopone was circa 1921

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“Cadmium lithopone.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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