Meaning of CROCOITE in English

CROCOITE

/kroh"koh uyt', krok"oh-/ , n.

a yellow, orange, or red mineral, lead chromate, PbCrO 4 , formed by replacement. Also called crocoisite /kroh"koh euh zuyt', krok"oh-/ .

[ 1835-45; krokó ( eis ) saffron-colored + -ITE 1 ; see CROCUS ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .