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 […]
a pigment used in painting, consisting of cadmium sulfide and characterized by its strong yellow color and permanence.
Paul, 1904–1999, U.S. painter and etcher. Classical Mythology. a Phoenician prince who introduced writing to the Greeks and who founded the city of Thebes in the company of five warriors. Historical Examples American Hero-Myths Daniel G. Brinton Odysseus, the Hero of Ithaca Homer Mr. Crewe’s Career, Complete Winston Churchill Romulus, Makers of History Jacob Abbott […]
a lidless teapot that is made from or in imitation of an inverted Chinese wine pot and is filled through the bottom.