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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]

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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Hirani, who has directed hits such as the Munna Bhai series, 3 Idiots and PK to his credit, also wonders why is there talk that he has "whitewashed" Dutt through the film.
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John Ruskin recalled that the artist was so wounded by a critic's dismissal of it as 'soap suds and whitewash' that be sputtered the phrase for hours.
India batsman Rahul Dravid drives a shot past the leaping Ian Bell during England's whitewash of the tourists last summer
England are in position to bat India further out of this fourth Test today, and then hope to bowl them out twice on a very good pitch in pursuit of a 4-0 whitewash at some point over the next three days.
The Magician had led 9-0 after the first session but failed to complete the first World Championship whitewash for 21 years.
Church reform will never happen if we whitewash deceit.
Summary: Craig Kieswetter delivered a maiden international century as England completed a series whitewash over Bangladesh.