cadmium orange

noun

Definition of cadmium orange

  1. 1 :  an orange-hued cadmium-yellow pigment

  2. 2 :  a strong orange that is yellower, lighter, and stronger than pumpkin, redder, stronger, and slightly darker than cadmium yellow, and yellower, lighter, and stronger than mandarin orange —called also marigold

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Circa 1863

First Known Use of cadmium orange

circa 1863


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