white lead


white lead

noun

  1. a white, heavy powder, basic lead carbonate, 2PbCO3⋅Pb(OH)2, used as a pigment, in putty, and in medicinal ointments for burns.
  2. the putty made from this substance in oil.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

52 queries 1.536