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lithopone Syllabification: lith·o·pone
Pronunciation: /ˈliTHəˌpōn/

Definition of lithopone in English:


A white pigment made from zinc sulfide and barium sulfate.


Late 19th century: from litho- 'stone, crystals' + Greek ponos '(thing) produced by work'.

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