titanium white


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titanium white

n.
A durable white paint pigment consisting of titanium dioxide.

tita′nium white′


n.
a pigment used in painting, consisting chiefly of titanium dioxide and noted for its brilliant white color.
[1920–25]
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The titanium dioxide pigment is also known as titanium white or pigment white 6.
It is available in five colour options, titanium white, cadet blue, sky blue, dual colour titanium white and glitter black, and dual colour cadet blue and titanium white.
In practice, the most commonly used powder rutile is titanium white, and these fine white powders are among the best available white pigments.
I started by putting on the sky, using my 11/2ins flat wash brush to apply a mix of cobalt blue and titanium white, making it slightly lighter toward the bottom with the addition of more white.
In the copy dedicated to me, Simone Lucciola explained the title as follows: 'Il Bianco di Titanio e, per sua natura, elastico, anche se tende a ingiallire nel tempo, contrariamente al bianco di zinco, che nel tempo invece si incrina: ecco perche--nel processo di imprimitura della tela nella pittura a olio--si predilige la prima variante.' ('Titanium white is, by its nature, elastic, even though it tends to yellow with time, unlike zinc white, which, instead, cracks over time.
The new iR-ADV comes in Titanium White and Damson Black to complement the increase in contemporary-designed offices with an emphasis on clean lines and neutral colour palettes.