chromium dioxide


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chromium dioxide

n
(Elements & Compounds) a chemical compound used as a magnetic coating on cassette tapes; chromium(IV) oxide. Formula: CrO2. Also called (not in technical usage): chrome dioxide
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In the music industry, what was chromium dioxide used for?
In 1991, the 36-track drive was introduced, which used a new extended-length chromium dioxide tape and provided 800MB of storage.