zinc white

noun

Definition of zinc white

: a white pigment that consists of zinc oxide

First Known Use of zinc white

1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Zinc white.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zinc%20white. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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