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white

1. having no hue due to the reflection of all or almost all incident light
2. (of light, such as sunlight) consisting of all the colours of the spectrum or produced by certain mixtures of three additive primary colours, such as red, green, and blue
3. comparatively white or whitish-grey in colour or having parts of this colour
4. (of an animal) having pale-coloured or white skin, fur, or feathers
5. bloodless or pale, as from pain, emotion, etc.
6. colourless or transparent
7. counterrevolutionary, very conservative, or royalist
8. (of wine) made from pale grapes or from black grapes separated from their skins
9. Physics having or characterized by a continuous distribution of energy, wavelength, or frequency
10. a white colour
11. the condition or quality of being white; whiteness
12. the white or lightly coloured part or area of something
13. the viscous fluid that surrounds the yolk of a bird's egg, esp a hen's egg; albumen
14. Anatomy the white part (sclera) of the eyeball
15. any of various butterflies of the family Pieridae
16. Chess draughts
a. a white or light-coloured piece or square
b. the player playing with such pieces
17. anything that has or is characterized by a white colour, such as a white paint or pigment, a white cloth, a white ball in billiards
18. Archery
a. the outer ring of the target, having the lowest score
b. a shot or arrow hitting this ring
19. Poetic fairness of complexion
20. in the white (of wood or furniture) left unpainted or unvarnished

White

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1. Gilbert. 1720--93, English clergyman and naturalist, noted for his Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne (1789)
2. Jimmy. born 1962, British snooker player
3. Marco Pierre. born 1961, British chef and restaurateur
4. Patrick (Victor Martindale). 1912--90, Australian novelist: his works include Voss (1957), The Eye of the Storm (1973), and A Fringe of Leaves (1976): Nobel prize for literature 1973
5. T(erence) H(anbury). 1906--64, British novelist: author of the Arthurian sequence The Once and Future King (1939--58)
6. Willard (Wentworth) . born 1946, British operatic bass, born in Jamaica

White

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1. a member of the Caucasoid race
2. a person of European ancestry
3. denoting or relating to a White or Whites

What does it mean when you dream about the color white?

In Western culture, white is commonly used to represent cleanliness, purity, and dignity; in Eastern traditions white is associated with mourning and death.

white

symbol of virginity; in American flag, purity. [Color Symbolism: Leach, 242]
See: Purity
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The White Horse, Hendrerwydd is a small 16th century pub in the heart of the beautiful Vale of Clwyd in the hamlet of Hendrerwydd - we are a mix of old and new with food being at the heart of what we do.
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The development occurred after one of the company's suppliers introduced White Horse Plastics to a Wittenburg-modified grade of TPE, that prevents bounce and vibration.
The 'original' White Horse Lasagne was put back on the menu six months ago and the Kenilworth Road pub decided to support a great cause at the same time by donating 50p from every order to the charity which supports parents and families that have been affected by the loss of a baby due to Stillbirth or Neonatal Death.
The White Horse has an intimate, traditional feel about the place as if it is comprised only of nooks, crannies and corners.
AM emailing regarding a photograph published in the Mail on October 30 of a White Horse pub.
The match is often referred to as the "White Horse Final" and is commemorated by the White Horse Bridge at the new Wembley Stadium.
THE White Horse Company is a brand new, unique website which promotes a selection of the finest equestrian property in the North of England.
I opted to stay in the country rather than in town and so, was booked at the White Horse Lodge located in the lap of rolling hills along the Sutton Road towards Sutton-under-Whitestonecliffe village, about six miles east of Thirsk.
They defeated Heavy Woollen outfit White Horse 3-1 on penalties after their quarter-final finished 1-1 after 90 minutes and 2-2 after extra-time.
Contract notice: banking services for south oxfordshire district council and vale of white horse district council.
The white horse is a nod toward Plato's allegory of the tripartite soul in the Phaedrus in which that horse represents the purity and reason which draws the soul, unbidden without whip or goad, toward the divine.