[kuh-loh-dee-uh n] /kəˈloʊ di ən/
a yellowish, viscous, highly flammable solution of pyroxylin in ether and alcohol: used in the manufacture of photographic film, in engraving and lithography, and in medicine chiefly for cementing dressings and sealing wounds.
a colourless or yellow syrupy liquid that consists of a solution of pyroxylin in ether and alcohol: used in medicine and in the manufacture of photographic plates, lacquers, etc
collodion col·lo·di·on (kə-lō’dē-ən)
A highly flammable, colorless or yellowish syrupy solution of pyroxylin, ether, and alcohol, used as an adhesive to close small wounds and hold surgical dressings, in topical medications, and for making photographic plates.
- Collodion baby
collodion baby n. An infant born with skin that is bright red, shiny, translucent, and drawn tight, giving the appearance the face is immobilized.
noun, Photography. 1. .
[kuh-lohg] /kəˈloʊg/ verb (used without object), collogued, colloguing. Dialect. 1. to confer secretly. 2. to plot mischief; conspire. /kɒˈləʊɡ/ verb collogues, colloguing, collogued 1. (intransitive) usually foll by with. to confer confidentially; intrigue or conspire v. 1590s (implied in colloguing) “to flatter, curry favor,” of unknown origin; perhaps from French colloque “conference, consultation” (16c., from […]
[kol-oid] /ˈkɒl ɔɪd/ noun 1. Physical Chemistry. a substance made up of a system of particles with linear dimensions in the range of about 10 −7 to 5 × 10 −5 cm dispersed in a continuous gaseous, liquid, or solid medium whose properties depend on the large specific surface area. The particles can be large […]