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Definition of the noun chrome

What does chrome mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: chromes

  1. another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments

Alternative definition of the noun chrome


  1. Another name for chromium when used to plate other metals.
  2. [computing, GUI] The basic structural elements used in a graphical user interface, such as window frames and scroll bars, as opposed to the content.

Definition of the verb chrome

What does chrome mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: chromed | chroming | chromes

  1. plate with chromium
  2. treat with a chromium compound
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic words: process / treat = subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

Alternative definition of the verb chrome


  1. To plate with chrome.


Chrome is an American experimental rock group founded in San Francisco, California in 1975.

  • also known as Chrome (groupe)
  • members:
  • genres: Rock music, Industrial music, Post-punk, Experimental rock, Industrial rock
  • albums: "Alien Soundtracks", "Half Machine Lip Moves", "3rd From the Sun", "Blood on the Moon / Eternity", "Half Machine Lip Moves / Alien Soundtracks", "No Humans Allowed", "Dreaming in Sequence / Liquid Forest", "The Visitation / Live in Germany", "3rd From the Sun / Into the Eyes of the Zombie King", "The Chrome Box", "Retro Transmission", "Tidal Forces", "Chrome Flashback", "Anthology 1979 - 1983", "Half Machine Lip Moves & The Surreal Rock", "The Visitation", "Alien Soundtracks II", "Dreaming In Sequence", "Eternity", "Ghost Machine", "Into The Eyes Of The Zombie King", "Liquid Forest", "Mission of the Entranced", "One Million Eyes", "Read Only Memory", "Red Exposure", "The Chronicles I & II", "The Clairaudient Syndrome", "Gearhead Magazine Insert", "Another World", "Raining Milk", "Blood on the Moon", "Having A Wonderful Time With The Tripods", "Half Machine From The Sun, The Lost Chrome Tracks From '79-'80", "Half Machine Lip Moves + Read Only Memory"


Who is Chrome?

Chrome is a musical artist.


  1. "Chrome" is the fourth studio album by American country music singer Trace Adkins. It was released on October 9, 2001 on Capitol Records Nashville. The album produced three singles for Adkins on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts: "I'm Tryin'" at No. 6, "Help Me Understand" at No. 17, and the title track at No. 10. It has also been certified gold by the RIAA. The album was produced by Trey Bruce and Dann Huff.
    • genre: Country
    • released on (13 years ago)
  2. "Chrome" is the second full-length album by the English alternative rock band Catherine Wheel, released in 1993. Chrome, produced by former Pixies producer Gil Norton, has a more metallic musical edge than the band's previous album Ferment and EPs. Peaking at number 26 on the Billboard Top Heatseekers chart, the album was supported by the single "Crank", a number 5 Modern Rock Tracks hit. Music videos were filmed for singles "Crank", "Show Me Mary", and "The Nude". The video for "Crank" featured the band playing in a hotel's elevator and lobby to a motley cast of hotel guests; "Show Me Mary" had the band being driven around in a taxi; "The Nude" featured the smearing of wet clay across a topless woman's torso. The cover photo was shot in an indoor swimming pool by Storm Thorgerson of the Hipgnosis design company. In 1999, the cover of this album appeared as the cover of the Hipgnosis/Thorgerson retrospective book Eye Of The Storm: The Album Graphics Of Storm Thorgerson. The CD version was also available in a limited-edition version with a shiny chrome-looking cover with embossed writing on it.
  3. "Chrome" is a song written by Anthony Smith and Jeffrey Steele and recorded by American country music artist Trace Adkins. It was released in September 2002 as the third and final single and title track from his 2001 album of the same name. It peaked at number 10 on the United States Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.
  4. "Chrome" is a song by the American vocalist Debbie Harry, featured on her debut album KooKoo in 1981. The song was issued as an advance 12" promo in the United States with the album track "Under Arrest" as the B-side but it never had a commercial release. A 7" single was however released in Germany, though this failed to chart.
  5. "Chrome" is a musical album of Etnica.
    • also known as Chrome: Western Edition
    • released on (12 years ago)
  6. "Chrome" is a musical album of The Dubrovniks.
    • released in (23 years ago)
  7. "Chrome" is a musical album of Grégory Ott trio.
    • released on
  8. "Chrome" is a musical album of Paweł Błaszczak.
  9. "Chrome" is a musical single of VNV Nation.
    • released on (9 years ago)
  10. "Chrome" is a composition.
  11. "Chrome" is a musical album of Nangdo.
  12. "Chrome" is a musical album of Celestial Season.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  13. "Chrome" is a musical album of Eric Peters.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  14. "Chrome" is a musical album of Nice Nice.
    • released on (11 years ago)
  15. "Chrome" is a musical single of Chromium.
    • released in (18 years ago)
  16. "Chrome" is a composition.
  17. "Chrome" is a composition.


  1. "Chrome" SK CooperRyk McManus and Alx Richmond hunt the media systems of the Net for killers in the giant conurb of Pluz, the city of light. One finds them. His contact, a program, illicit and addictive, that bites into their flesh and minds. It promises to take them beyond death and back. To be like him. To be Chrome. They want it, they want him.It takes them beneath the veneer of their slick, crafted world of Pluz; into the paradise garden of the Northland, into the forbidden world of the Grid of light data that holds Pluz together.  Soon they understand. It is Chrome who has hunted them. To survive his trap they must find the woman he couldn’t kill, tread the dark world of the Specials who deal in death, lift the skin on The Grid itself. All the time Chrome hunts them for his purpose. Ryk and Alx are to cut his bonds, let him loose on the world to discover it, to destroy it.
    • language: English Language
    • author: S. K. Cooper
    • genre: Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 2006
    • released in (9 years ago)
  2. "Chrome" is a book by George Nader.
    • genre: Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 1978


  1. "Chrome" is a first-person shooter video game by Techland, released in 2003 by the publisher Strategy First. A prequel, Chrome: SpecForce, was released in 2005. In March 2006, Techland announced a sequel, which will feature the latest version of the Chrome Engine but was reported to be "on hold" soon after.
    • also known as Хром
    • mode: Single-player video game, Multiplayer video game
    • developer: Techland
    • genres: First-person Shooter, Science Fiction, Role-playing video game, Action game, Shooter game
    • publisher: Strategy First
    • released on (11 years ago)
    • award: - VGX Award for Best First-Person Action
  2. "Chrome" is a 2013 short film directed by Esther Urlus.


Chrome is a fictional mutant character in the Marvel Comics Universe. He was a member of the Acolytes who first appeared in X-Men vol. 2 #1.


Chrome a.k.a. Chrome, California: Chrome is an unincorporated community in Glenn County, California. It is located 9 miles north of Elk Creek, at an elevation of 935 feet.


  1. Chrome a.k.a. Google Chrome is a freeware web browser developed by Google. It used the WebKit layout engine until version 27 and, with the exception of its iOS releases, from version 28 and beyond uses the WebKit fork Blink. It was first released as a beta version for Microsoft Windows on September 2, 2008, and as a stable public release on December 11, 2008.
  2. Chrome a.k.a. Oxygene is a programming language developed by RemObjects Software for Microsoft's Common Language Infrastructure and the Java Platform. Oxygene is Object Pascal-based, but also has influences from C#, Eiffel, Java, F# and other languages.
  3. Chrome was one of ten dance/electronica music satellite channels operated by Sirius XM Radio on channel 83, and was one of five dance music channels offered by XM. The channel played classic disco and dance music from the 1970s through the 1980s and freestyle music which was popular from the mid-1980s to early 1990s. On November 12, 2008, the channel was eliminated from the XM lineup with the XM/Sirius merger, and no equivalent music was made available.

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Chrome

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Google previewGetting StartED with Google Apps (2012)

by Paul Darbyshire, Adam Darbyshire

Chrome is a web browser developed by Google Inc. for the Internet as it stands today. Earlier web browsers were developed for older technologies of the Internet where you could not interact with a web site like you can today. Current Internet ...

Google previewOperating System Forensics (2015)

by Ric Messier

Google Chrome is a browser that runs on a wide variety of operating systems. Interestingly, many Web...

Google previewGunsmithing - Rifles (1999)

by Patrick Sweeney

Hard Chrome Hard chrome is an electrochemical deposition of chromium onto the surface of ferrous alloys. Consider your rifle...

Despite the cost and the looks, hard chrome is the most protective finish you can apply to a rifle. As a finish for a ...

Google previewColor Trade Journal (1917)

Chrome is a salt of chromic acid, derived from the oxide Cr 0,.

The chief reaction which probably takes place when wool is boiled in a dilute solution of chrome is that the wool extracts a portion of the chromic acid and leaves some neutral ...

Google previewColor Trade Journal and Textile Chemist (1917)

Devoted to the Interests of the Manufacturers and Users of American Dyestuffs and Processors of Textile Fibers and Fabrics ...

Chrome is a salt of chromic acid, derived from the oxide Cr Oa.

The chief reaction which probably takes place when wool is boiled in a dilute solution of chrome is that the wool extracts a portion of the chromic acid and leaves some neutral ...

Google previewSamsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK For Dummies (2014)

by Corey Sandler

Although Chrome is the official browser for the Tab 4 NOOK, you can use any browser that works with a tablet running a current version of the Android operating system: Dolphin, Firefox, and Opera. You can find them at Google's Play Store, ...

Google previewHome Automation For Dummies (2015)

by Dwight Spivey

Chrome is a great browser, but when you first start to notice everything on your computer slowing down, completely quit and restart Chrome to see if that does the trick. Bose If you've ever heard Bose speakers, you've never forgotten.

Google previewMy Google Chromebook (2013)

by Michael Miller

Chrome and Linux Chrome is an open source operating system, which means that it can be freely distributed without paying expensive licensing costs. It is based on a version of Linux, another operating system that itself is based on the ...

Google previewMac OS X Snow Leopard for Power Users (2011)

Advanced Capabilities and Techniques by Scott Granneman

Chrome is a great web browser already, and it shows enormous promise. Like Safari, it uses WebKit as its layout engine, but unlike Safari, it's a lot more flexible, with an official extension architecture that's produced thousands of extensions in ...

Google previewJava Web Services: Up and Running (2013)

by Martin Kalin

Chrome is the browser used in this request, and Mozilla/5.0 specifies a browser compatibility type. The User-Agent information also includes the operating system in use, 64-bit Linux. Of interest here is that key User -Agent captures the ...

Google previewCool Cars, High Art: The Rise of Kustum Kulture

When all the pieces are in place every part that can be chromed is usually chromed. Chrome is the universal alchemy for transforming the engine from a dull utilitarian object into a gleaming art object. The irony is that rodders remove almost all ...

Google preview100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know (2015)

by Editors Of Family Handyman

Chrome is the most durable finish and the easiest to keep clean—that's why it's always been the favorite for commercial kitchens and public bathrooms. Nickel finishes are usually labeled “brushed,” “satin” or “stainless steel” and have a dull ...

Google previewSams Teach Yourself Web Publishing with HTML and CSS in One Hour a Day (2010)

Includes New HTML5 Coverage by Laura Lemay, Rafe Colburn

Google Chrome Google Chrome is the new kid on the block. It uses the same HTML engine as Safari, an open source engine called WebKit. Google Chrome is known for offering very high performance, and has some features that prevent it ...

Google previewPro Android Web Apps (2010)

Develop for Android using HTML5, CSS3 & JavaScript by Damon Oehlman, Sbastien Blanc

previous chapters, Chrome is a good choice, as it is based on WebKit and has some excellent tools support.

Google previewDigital Literacy For Dummies (2014)

by Faithe Wempen

Chrome is the name of both an operating system and a web browser, both produced by Google. Chrome OS is a very popular thin client that is a variant of Linux. This simple operating system comes preinstalled on many netbooks. It contains a ...

Google previewThe Adobe Photoshop CS4 Dictionary (2009)

The A to Z Desktop Reference of Photoshop by Philip Andrews

Menu: Filter > Sketch > Chrome Filter > Filter Gallery > Sketch > Chrome Shortcut : – See also: Filters Version: 6.0, 7.0, CS, CS2, CS3, CS4 The Chrome filter is another Sketch filter designed to change the appearance of your picture so that it ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1979)

Volume 8 - Chlorinated Solvents to Coal by John J. McKetta Jr

Sodium Chromate and Sodium Bichromate Production Capacities Basic chrome chemicals are produced from chromite ore by reacting an alkali, lime and/or other diluents, and ground chromite ore in an oxidizing atmosphere at a high ...

Google previewDictionary of Chemical and Metallurgical Machinery, Appliances and Material Manufactured Or Sold by Advertisers in Electrochemical and Metallurgical Industry (1909)

CHROME BRICK. The ideal neutral refractory brick. Practically infusible and dense in structure. Used in basic and openhearth steel furnaces (as a neutral course between the fire-clay brick on the bottom plates and the magnesia brick forming ...

Google previewDictionary of Metallurgical and Chemical Machinery (1909)

Appliances and Material Manufactured Or Sold by Advertisers in Metallurgical and Chemical Engineering

CHROME BRICK. The ideal neutral refractory brick. Practically infusible and dense in structure. Used in basic and openhearth steel furnaces (as a neutral course between the fire-clay brick on the bottom plates and the magnesia brick forming ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Of Corrosion Technology (2004)

by Philip A. Schweitzer, P.E.

CHEMICAL SYNONYMS Chemical Svnonvm Acetic acid, crude Acetic acid amide Acetic ether Acetol Acetylbenzene Acetylene retrachloride Almond oil Aluminum hydrare Aluminum porassium chrome Alum porash Amino benzene ...

Google previewDictionary of Ceramic Science and Engineering (2013)

by Ian J. McColm

See chrome red. chromatic. Adjective. Of or relating to colour. chromatic aberration. Noun. Production of coloured images produced at the edges of lenses because there the shape gives them the properties of prisms. chromaticity. Noun.

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

chromium, chrome; an extremely hard metal, Cr, ...

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Scrabble value of C3H4R1O1M3E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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