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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]


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.


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.


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]


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.


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:

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With this, power now vests in our hands and we can be assured of EXTRA whiteness and superior cleaning.
African whiteness beyond South Africa by placing research from Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Zimbabwe into the conversation.
This "expanded" view of Whiteness had encouraged me to assume that White teachers evade issues of race, racism, and White supremacy in an effort to protect their own self-interests (Castagno, 2008; Haviland, 2008).
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.
The students in one of Haworth-Kaufka's winter-term 90s-level developmental English courses were so enthusiastic about the idea of Whiteness History Month that Haworth-Kaufka switched gears during the middle of winter term to design a curriculum around Whiteness History Month.
Overall, the re-reading of Max Frisch's 1950s novels through the whiteness studies lens in Farbbekenntnisse resulted in a series of inaccuracies, omissions, and mistakes, many of which Klaus Muller-Salget already discussed in detail.
The brilliance in most anyone is that anyone has the beauty to repulse whiteness.
Twinam painstakingly connects petitions for whiteness from various archives across the Spanish world, exposing a series of false assumptions about gracias al sacar.
In retrospect, though, whiteness was right there on the page speaking to me about what I couldn't be.