a violet, crystalline compound, CrCl 3 , occurring in both water-soluble and water-insoluble forms, or a green or violet, water-soluble deliquescent compound, CrCl 3 ⋅6H 2 O: used chiefly as a mordant, in chrome-steel plating, and in the synthesis of chromium salts.
noun 1. a green, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, CrF 3 ⋅4H 2 O or CrF 3 ⋅9H 2 O: used chiefly in printing and dyeing woolens.
noun 1. a bright-green crystalline powder, Cr 2 O 3 , insoluble in water: used in metallurgy and as the pigment chrome green.
[kroh-mi-droh-sis, krohm-hi-, -hahy-] /ˌkroʊ mɪˈdroʊ sɪs, ˌkroʊm hɪ-, -haɪ-/ noun, Pathology. 1. the secretion of pigmented sweat. chromidrosis chro·mi·dro·sis (krō’mĭ-drō’sĭs) or chrom·hi·dro·sis (krōm’hĭ-drō’sĭs, -hī-) n. The excretion of sweat containing pigment.
[kroh-muh-nuh ns] /ˈkroʊ mə nəns/ noun, Optics. 1. the difference in color quality between a color and a reference color that has an equal brightness and a specified chromaticity. /ˈkrəʊmɪnəns/ noun 1. the quality of light that causes the sensation of colour. It is determined by comparison with a reference source of the same brightness […]