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


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

Caucasian—a person with ancestry in Europe, North Africa, or the Middle East.
Vox populi
Absence of colour.
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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.
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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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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:

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Bhopal points out that whiteness and white privilege not only exclude BME group from mainstream social activities, but also negatively impact certain white groups who are "not white enough".
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African whiteness beyond South Africa by placing research from Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Zimbabwe into the conversation.
While the emergence of contemporary whiteness studies dates back to the beginning of the 1990s, the first sociological commentary on whiteness goes back to at least the first half of the 20th century.
This autoethnography reports on emerging critical research that seeks to improve my effectiveness as a teacher in the field of First Peoples education by decentring whiteness in my teaching praxis.
Second, Whiteness is not defined in a singular, definitional fashion.
It is Captain Delano's unequivocal belief in the supremacy of whiteness that propels his demise, and yet Delano's white faith would have remained imperishable unless the black slaves had intelligently appropriated white knowledge and transformed it into their own black supremacy.
"Whiteness History Month Project, unlike heritage months, is not a celebratory endeavor.
Whiteness is proof that marketing can repair anyone.