Definition of stereochromy
: a process of mural painting in which the pigment is fixed by a series of reactions between the lime, fluosilicic acid, and water glass
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Origin and Etymology of stereochromy
International Scientific Vocabulary stere- + -chromy; originally formed as German stereochromie
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