potassium cobaltinitrite


potassium cobaltinitrite
/koh'bawl teuh nuy"truyt/, Chem.
a yellow, crystalline, slightly water-soluble powder, K3Co(NO2)6, used as a pigment in oil and watercolor paints, and for coloring surfaces of glass, porcelain, etc. Also called cobalt yellow.
[COBALT + -I- + NITRATE]

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  • potassium cobaltinitrite — noun : a yellow crystalline salt K3Co(NO2)6 used as a pigment and as an insoluble salt of potassium in analysis; potassium hexa nitro cobalt ate(III) see cobalt yellow * * * /koh bawl teuh nuy truyt/, Chem. a yellow, crystalline, slightly water… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cobaltinitrite — ˌkō(ˌ)bȯltə̇+ noun ( s) Etymology: cobalti + nitrite : any of a series of complex salts of cobalt having the general formula M3Co(NO2)6 see potassium cobaltinitrite …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Sodium cobaltinitrite — chembox new ImageFile=Sodium cobaltinitrite.png ImageSize= IUPACName= OtherNames= Section1=Chembox Identifiers CASNo= PubChem= 16211641 SMILES=N(=O) [O ] .N(=O) [O ] .N(=O) [O ] .N(=O) [O ] .N(=O) [O ] .N(=O) [O ] . [Na+] . [Na+] . [Na+] . [Co]… …   Wikipedia

  • cobalt yellow — noun 1. : a bright yellow pigment consisting essentially of potassium cobaltinitrite called also aureolin 2. : a strong to brilliant yellow called also aureolin * * * 1. aureolin. 2. Also called cobalt potassium nitrite. See potassium… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cobalt yellow — 1. aureolin. 2. Also called cobalt potassium nitrite. See potassium cobaltinitrite. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • Watercolor painting — For other uses, see Watercolors (disambiguation). An artist working on a watercolor using a round brush Watercolor (US) or watercolour (UK and Commonwealth), also aquarelle from French, is a painting method. A watercolor is the …   Wikipedia

  • Aureolin — (sometimes called Cobalt Yellow) is a pigment used in oil and watercolor painting. Its color index name is PY40 (40th entry on list of yellow pigments). It was first made in 1851 and its chemical composition is potassium cobaltinitrite.Aureolin… …   Wikipedia

  • aureolin — aureoline /aw ree euh lin, luyn , euh ree /, adj. /aw ree euh lin, euh ree /, n. a pigment used in painting, consisting of potassium cobaltinitrite and characterized by its brilliant yellow hue, transparency, and permanence. Also called cobalt… …   Universalium

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