Meaning of potassium cobaltinitrite

potas'sium co•bal•ti•ni'trite

Pronunciation: (kō"bôl-tu-nī'trīt), [key]
— Chem. Chem.
  1. a yellow, crystalline, slightly water-soluble powder, KCo(NO), used as a pigment in oil and watercolor paints, and for coloring surfaces of glass, porcelain, etc. Also called
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