Melanochroite

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Mel`a`no`chro´ite


n.1.(Min.) A mineral of a red, or brownish or yellowish red color. It is a chromate of lead; - called also phœnicocroite.
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By X-ray diffraction analysis, the sample contained synthetic phoenicochroite ([Pb.
Lead phases detected in lead paint include synthetic hydrocerussite, crocoite, anglesite, phoenicochroite and possible plattnerite.