a yellow color approaching orange.
a pigment used in painting, consisting of the sulfide and the selinide of cadmium, characterized by its strong red or reddish color, excellent film-forming properties, and slow drying rate.
a water-soluble compound, CdSO 4 , of colorless crystals, used as an antiseptic.
a light yellow or orange, water-insoluble powder, CdS, used chiefly as a pigment in paints, inks, and ceramic glazes.
noun an orange or yellow insoluble solid used as a pigment in paints, etc (cadmium yellow). Formula: CdS Historical Examples A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines. Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines. Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob […]