[kroh-muh l] /ˈkroʊ məl/
a brand name for a group of nickel-chromium alloys, some with an iron content, having high electrical resistance: used in heating devices and thermocouples.
a nickel-based alloy containing about 10 per cent chromium, used in heating elements
[krohm-pleyt] /ˈkroʊmˌpleɪt/ verb (used with object), chromeplated, chromeplating. 1. to with chromium.
- Chrome pony
noun phrase A motorcycle; bad boy, iron, Sled (1990s+)
noun 1. a bright-red pigment consisting of the basic chromate of lead. noun 1. any red pigment used in paints, consisting of a mixture of lead chromate and lead oxide; basic lead chromate
noun 1. any of various steels containing chromium. noun 1. any of various hard rust-resistant steels containing chromium Also called chromium steel