Meaning of CHROMIUM in English

CHROMIUM

n. Chem. a hard white metallic transition element, occurring naturally as chromite and used as a shiny decorative electroplated coating.

Usage:

Symb.: Cr.

Phrases and idioms:

chromium steel chrome steel.

Etymology: mod.L f. F CHROME

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.