french vermilion

noun, often capitalized F

Definition of french vermilion

: a strong to vivid reddish orange that is redder and darker than mikado

called also cadmium red

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“French vermilion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/french%20vermilion. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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