Cobalt

Definition of Cobalt

Co´balt   Pronunciation: kō´bǒlt; 277, 74
n.1.(Chem.) A tough, lustrous, reddish white metal of the iron group, not easily fusible, and somewhat magnetic. Atomic weight 59.1. Symbol Co.
2.A commercial name of a crude arsenic used as fly poison.
Cobalt bloom
Same as Erythrite.
Cobalt blue
a dark blue pigment consisting of some salt of cobalt, as the phosphate, ignited with alumina; - called also cobalt ultramarine, and Thenard's blue.
Cobalt crust
earthy arseniate of cobalt.
Cobalt glance
(Min.) See Cobaltite.
Cobalt green
a pigment consisting essentially of the oxides of cobalt and zinc; - called also Rinman's green.
Cobalt yellow
(Chem.) a yellow crystalline powder, regarded as a double nitrite of cobalt and potassium.

Related Words

atomic number 27, Co, cobalt 60, cobaltite, metal, metallic element, smaltite
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