- All the pigment which are neither black, white, nor gray — the achromatic pigments. Also see chroma.the letters C O O L chrome platedchrome or chromiumA hard, brittle, bluish-white metal used chiefly in stainless steel and for electroplating other metals. Although chromium is an element, chrome can be either pure chromium or an alloy of it. Chromium's elemental symbol is Cr; atomic number 24; atomic weight 51.996; melting point 1,890°C; specific gravity 7.18; valence 2, 3, 6.
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