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Definition of the noun Albescence
What does Albescence mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: albescences
- The act of becoming white; whitishness.
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A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
by John Ogilvie
albescence, al-bes'ens, n. (See next. ] ...
by PROFESSOR DANIEL LYONS
ALBESCENCE, al-bes'ens, n. the act or state of growing white or whitish. [L. albesco, to grow white, from albus, white.] ALBINO, al-bi'no, n. a person or animal whose skin and hair are unnaturally white, and pupil of the eye red : — pi. Albi' nos.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
albescence (al-bes'ens), n. . [Z albescent.] The act or state of growing white or whitish. albescent (al-bes' ent), a.
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
The quality of being somewhat white; albescence. You may more # make the £ # good venereal vitriol of a deep ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
albescence (al-bes'ens), n. [(albescent.] The act or state of growing white or whitish. albescent (al-bes' ent), a... [Z L. albescen(t -)s, ppr. of albescere, becomewhite, inceptive of albere, bewhite,< albus, white.] ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1B3E1S1C3E1N1C3E1
The value of this 10-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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