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chrome yel·low

(krōm yel'ō), [C.I. 77600]
A fine yellow powder used in paints and dyes.
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Chrome yellow, one of the chrome colors noted for its clearness and brilliance, reflects golden yellow in its purest hue; thus, the luminescence of both chrome yellow and the house party at Crome has the potential to captivate with its dazzling brilliance.
It is ice blue with both standards and falls decorated with dark blue abstract patterns and the falls liberally splashed with chrome yellow.
Those chrome yellow paint samples that also are rich in sulfates were highly susceptible to browning, especially in regular, UV and blue light.
Acid rain causes certain organic reds, ultramarine blue, and chrome yellow to fade, and chrome green to turn blue.
But chrome yellow was first manufactured early in the 19th century and found favour with neoclassical architects.
Even if it happens to be in chrome yellow - oh, please
Chrome Yellow Arts Ltd and Structures is run by Surminder Virk and Tammy Woodrow at the Althorpe Studios & Gallery in Althorpe Street, Leamington Spa.
Sunlight can penetrate only a few micrometers into the paint, but over this short distance, the researchers found it could trigger a hitherto unknown chemical reaction turning chrome yellow into brown pigments, altering the original composition.
Eight color choices: Black, Pearl White, Silver, Orange, Chrome Yellow, Candy Red, Black Cherry Candy and Pearl Blue
Where we live, the wild daffodil - narcissus pseudonarcissus - grows in profusion along the river banks, its chrome yellow trumpets surrounded by pale primrose outer petals.