Meaning of MINIUM in English
( n. )
A heavy, brilliant red pigment, consisting of an oxide of lead, Pb3O4, obtained by exposing lead or massicot to a gentle and continued heat in the air. It is used as a cement, as a paint, and in the manufacture of flint glass. Called also red lead.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012