Definition of yellow ocher in English:
1A yellow pigment that usually contains limonite, a yellowish-brown oxide of iron.
- The hues, one to a box, ranged widely, including signal red, cadmium blue and yellow ocher.
- Additional details are painted with an earth-toned palette of clay red, burnt umber, yellow ocher, and black.
- Of the fraktur with an inorganic yellow colorant, two were identified as chrome yellow, one as yellow ocher, and four as orpiment.