another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments
plate with chromium
"chrome bathroom fixtures"
treat with a chromium compound
Another name for chromium when used to plate other metals.
The basic structural elements used in a graphical user interface, such as window frames and scroll bars, as opposed to the content.
To plate with chrome.
Origin: From chromium
same as Chromium
Origin: [From Chrome, n.]
Chrome is an American experimental rock group founded in San Francisco, California in 1975. Chrome took part of their inspiration for their rough and sometimes chaotic music from punk pioneers like The Stooges. The sound of the group was often coarse and featured heavy elements of feedback and distortion. Their experiments in mixing synthesized noise with rock instrumentation have been cited as a forerunner of industrial rock music.
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[from automotive slang via wargaming] Showy features added to attract users but contributing little or nothing to the power of a system. “The 3D icons in Motif are just chrome, but they certainly are pretty chrome!” Distinguished from bells and whistles by the fact that the latter are usually added to gratify developers' own desires for featurefulness. Often used as a term of contempt.
The numerical value of Chrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Chrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Chrome may be a power hog, but people like its features.
When we first arrived we thought the race had been renamed the 'California Chrome Invitational', because that was all I saw.
Personally-identifiable Chrome Sync data in GAFE accounts is only used to power features in Chrome for that person, for example allowing students to access their own browsing data and settings, securely, across devices.
Our users include presidents of foreign countries -- I hope Obama uses Chrome too. It includes really highly-targeted individuals, political dissidents, journalists, and people who just want to casually use the internet, google depends on those users trusting us with their data. So if we can't protect it, we have no business.
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