Translation of ceruse in Spanish:


albayalde, n.

Pronunciation /səˈrus/ /ˈsɪ(ə)ˌrus/ /ˈsɪəruːs/ /sɪˈruːs/

Definition of albayalde in Spanish


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    albayalde masculine
    • The white lead made hair fall out; and the extensive use of ceruse through the Elizabethan era explains the fashion for high foreheads, as hairlines receded.
    • Ceruse ought not to be administered internally.
    • The ceruse mixture was applied to the neck and bosom as well as the face.