Definition of zinc white in English:

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zinc white

Pronunciation: /ˌziNGk ˈ(h)wīt/

noun

A white pigment consisting of zinc oxide.
Example sentences
  • I use titanium white all the time… but find the zinc white a real pain!
  • Titanium white tends to have a slower drying time than lead white, but dries faster than zinc white.
  • It is neither as white as zinc white nor as opaque as titanium, but is excellent for making tints of cooler colors.

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Syllabification: zinc white

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