madder lake

noun

Definition of madder lake

2a : a purplish red pigment prepared formerly from madder and usually alum
b : a cherry red pigment prepared from alizarin and usually a compound of aluminum

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“Madder lake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/madder%20lake. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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