chrome alum

chrome al·um
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [krohm al-uh m]
    • /kroʊm ˈæl əm/
    • /krəʊm ˈæl.əm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [krohm al-uh m]
    • /kroʊm ˈæl əm/

Definitions of chrome alum words

  • noun chrome alum a violet-red crystalline substance, used as a mordant in dyeing. Formula: KCr(SO4)2.12H2O 3
  • noun chrome alum an alum of which one of the components is chromium; esp., potassium chromium sulfate, KCr(SO4)2·12H2O, used in tanning and dyeing 3
  • noun chrome alum Also called ammonium chrome alum, ammonium chromic sulfate. a green, crystalline, water-soluble powder, chromium ammonium sulfate, CrNH 4 (SO 4) 2 ⋅12H 2 O, used chiefly as a mordant in dyeing. 1
  • noun chrome alum a violet, crystalline, water-soluble powder, potassium chromium sulfate, CrK(SO 4) 2 ⋅12H 2 O, used chiefly as a mordant in dyeing. 1

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A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 54% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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