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Definition of the noun Albification
What does Albification mean as a name of something?
- [obsolete] The act or process of making white.
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by Dennis William Hauck
Albification is a chemical term for the process of whitening. The word comes from the Latin words albus, meaning "white," and ficare, "to make." Albification is accomplished by washing, scrubbing, grinding, or bleaching with chemical agents.
by Jordan Stratford, Jeffrey S Kupperman
albification See albedo. From Latin alba, “white.” alchemy The philosophical and natural science of elements ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ALBIFICATION 41 42 ALBIFY. Glandular cells that produce and secrete alarm pheromones found on various parts of insect body (e.g. Cornicles of aphids). Syn. Alarm Substance. See Cornicle. Cf. Aggregation Pheromone; Sex Pheromone; ...
Nuttall's spelling bee guide, condensed from Nuttall's standard pronouncing dictionary, Warne's ed (1876)
by P Austin Nuttall
Albification, al-be-fe-ka' -shun — the act of making white. Albugineous, al-bew-jin'-e-us — pertaining to, or resembling the white of the eye, ...
by John Oswald
An Universal Etymological English Dictionary; Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, Either Ancient Or Modern, ... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words, ...together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Chartes, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; ... Containing Many Thousand Words More Than Either Harris Philips, Kersey, Or Any English Dictionary Before Extant. To Wich is Added, a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs, with Their Explication and Illustration. The Whole Work Compil'd and Methodically Digested, ... By N. Bailey, Philologos (1757)
ALBIFICATION [among Chymifs] whitening of Liquor, or Metal. L. Chauc. ALBION [probably of Albis Rupibus] the ancient Name of Great-Britain, fo called from its white Rocks. ALBRICIA's, a Word used by Spanish Merchants, figaifying a ...
by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions
Albers-Schonberg disease: 13 osteopetrosis Albert Edward: 9 Edward VII albification: 9 whitening albinic: 7 albinal; 9 albinotic; ...
Dictionarium medicum universale: or, a New medical dictionary. Containing an explanation of all the terms used in physic, anatomy ... chymistry, etc (1749)
by John Barrow (teacher of mathematics.)
ATTINCAR Veneris, the albification of copper, in orderto transmute it into silver. ATTINGAT, the same as flat cer-is. See Es. ATTINGIR, an earthem box. Rulaudus . ' ATTONITUS Morbur, an apoplexy. ATTRACTIO (from ad, to, and traha, to draw) ...
ALBIFICATION [among Chymińs J whitening of Liquor or Metal. L. Chauc. ALBION [probably of Albi, Rupibus] the ancient Name of Great Britain, so called from its white Rocks, ALBRICIA's a Word used by spani/; Merchants, fignifying a Reward ...
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Video shows what albification means. The act or process of making white.. Albification Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
Scrabble value of A1L1B3I1F4I1C3A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 12-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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