A technical dictionary of printmaking, André Béguin.

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alumina
Alumina hydrate; alumina white. A white inorganic pigment used as an extender in inks and noted for its transparency.
Formula: Al(OH)3. Also known as hydrate.
f hydrate d'alumine; hydroxyde d'aluminium; alumine hydratée; blanc d'alumine. d Aluminiumhydroxyd; Tonerdehydrat; Transparentweiß n toonaardehydraat; aluinaardehydraat; transparantwit.
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