minium


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min·i·um

 (mĭn′ē-əm)
n.
Red lead.

[Latin.]

minium

(ˈmɪnɪəm)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for red lead
[C14 (meaning: vermilion): from Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.minium - a reddish oxide of lead (Pb3O4) used as a pigment in paints and in glass and ceramicsminium - a reddish oxide of lead (Pb3O4) used as a pigment in paints and in glass and ceramics
oxide - any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
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minium

[ˈmɪnɪəm] Nminio m
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