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White

(wīt),
Paul Dudley, U.S. cardiologist, 1886-1973. See: Lee-White method, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.

white

(wīt),
The color resulting from commingling of all the rays of the spectrum; the color of chalk or of fresh snow.
Synonym(s): albicans (1)
[A.S. hwīt]

white

Drug slang
A regional street term for any powdered white abuse substance (e.g., amphetamine, cocaine, heroin).
 
Multiculture-UK
A person who, for the purposes of equal-opportunity monitoring, is British, Irish or other European, regardless of where they were raised or educated.

Multiculture-US
Caucasian—a person with ancestry in Europe, North Africa, or the Middle East.
 
Vox populi
Absence of colour.

white

Drug slang A street term for amphetamine, cocaine, heroin Multiculture Caucasian–a person with ancestry in Europe, North Africa, or the Middle East. Cf Hispanic Vox populi Absence of color. See Calcofluor White.

white

(wīt)
The color resulting from commingling of all the rays of the spectrum; the color of chalk or of snow.
Synonym(s): albicans (1) .
[A.S. hwīt]

white,

adj in Chinese medicine, a facial coloration indicative of either lung conditions or of an accumulation of cold energy, as in colic. See also energy, cold.

white

1. a color lacking any hue; the color of fresh snow.
2. a coat color.

Patient discussion about white

Q. i have white spots on testicals

A. if i had white spots on my testicals,,i would be in sombodys emergency room right now....i suggest you get a dr......mrfoot56

Q. Is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs? My fitness instructor suggested me to have brown eggs instead of white eggs so is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs?

A. I have to agree with you. Never heard of any difference between the two and it doesnt sound reasonable that one is better to your health than the other...

Q. Is it possible for teenager (13-25 years old) to have a white hair? (For tropical people) If possible, why?

A. And example of how it looks in poliosis:
http://dermis.multimedica.de/dermisroot/en/1269324/image.htm

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Gilbert White was especially observant outdoors in the varieties and behaviours of birds.
IN ALL THIS AND MUCH ELSE Gilbert White was an original.
To read Gilbert White is to participate, willingly and pleasantly, but also to abandon undue effort.
Of Gilbert White and his remarkable book (like the Bible and Shakespeare--and, yes, Darwin-never ever out of print in English), Edward Thomas observed as follows: "In this present year, 1915, at least, it is hard to find a flaw in the life he led, which we may be excused for looking back upon dotingly as upon some inaccessible and imperturbable tract of our own life.
Gilbert White instead offers "something far more deeply interfused," along the lines of Wordsworth, but more.
Hereby, Gilbert White and The Natural History of Selborne project a thoroughgoing decency that travels through time surpassed only by a commitment to intellectually honest, prepossessing, amateur scientific observation and inquiry.
27) His views are also, of course, on constant display in the letters to him from Gilbert White.
Gilbert White, a careful, elegant, and often Latinate stylist, could in a letter (no.
Neo-Latin writers cited for the submersion theory by Derham(38) use the verbs |coacervare' and |conglomerare' of the huddled birds, whilst Gilbert White almost invariably(39) has |congregate' of swallows massing together before vanishing for the winter.
Markland in a work which I have not been able to see entitled Links Between Dr Samuel Johnson and Gilbert White (1925); I owe this reference to W.