Stereo chromic


[ster-ee-uh-kroh-mee, steer-]
the stereochrome process.
Also called waterglass painting.

1835–45; stereo- + -chromy (see -chrome, -y3)

stereochromic, stereochromatic [ster-ee-oh-kruh-mat-ik, -kroh-, steer-] , adjective
stereochromically, stereochromatically, adverb Unabridged
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stereochromy (ˈstɛrɪəˌkrəʊmɪ, ˈstɪər-)
a method of wall painting in which water glass is used either as a painting medium or as a final fixative coat
[C19: via German Stereochromie, from stereo- + Greek khrōma colour]

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