Adjective "chrome yellow" definition and examples

Definitions

noun

1. chromium.

2. chromium-plated or other bright metallic trim, as on an automobile.

3. (of dyeing) the dichromate of potassium or sodium.

4. Photography. a positive color transparency; kodachrome.

verb (used with object), chromed, chroming.

5. (of dyeing) to subject to a bath of dichromate of potassium or sodium.

6. to plate (metal) with a compound of chromium.

7. to treat or tan (a hide or leather) with a chromium compound.

Origin

(chrome)