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cadmium yellow

noun
1.
a pigment used in painting, consisting of cadmium sulfide and characterized by its strong yellow color and permanence.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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  • Scarlet macaws are a study in primary colors-fiery red, cadmium yellow and dark blue.

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