white spots


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water spotting, white spots

White marks which are left on a paint film when droplets of water evaporate, or as a result of sealing in moisture.
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When I called to see her in June, 1842, she was gone a-hunting in the woods, as was her wont (I am not sure whether it was a male or female, and so use the more common pronoun), but her mistress told me that she came into the neighborhood a little more than a year before, in April, and was finally taken into their house; that she was of a dark brownish-gray color, with a white spot on her throat, and white feet, and had a large bushy tail like a fox; that in the winter the fur grew thick and flatted out along her sides, forming stripes ten or twelve inches long by two and a half wide, and under her chin like a muff, the upper side loose, the under matted like felt, and in the spring these appendages dropped off.
When the low sky thinned a trifle, the pale white spot of a sun did no more than throw a bluish lustre on the water, giving it the dark brightness of newly cut lead.
Tulliver, "I remember our having a blue ground with a white spot both alike,--I've got a bit in a bed-quilt now; and if you would but go and see sister Glegg, and persuade her to make it up with Tulliver, I should take it very kind of you.
Not an arrow missed the targets, but in that of Gilbert of the White Hand five arrows were in the small white spot that marked the center; of these five three were sped by Gilbert.
The long deck made a white spot in the sharp black circle of the ocean and in the intense sea-light, while the shadow of the smoke-streamers trembled on the familiar floor, the shoes of fellow-passengers, distinctive now, and in some cases irritating, passed and repassed, accompanied, in the air so tremendously "open," that rendered all voices weak and most remarks rather flat, by fragments of opinion on the run of the ship.
In the centre of this rift I perceived a white spot, but could not, at first, distinguish what it was.
He even thought something moved on that white spot. "I expect it's snow...
NNA - The appearance of white spots on nails is a medical condition in which small or big white dots or lines appear on nails and they might probably cover the entire nail.
For many of them, radio coverage issues are a regular occurrence, with white spots Au where there's little to no radio reception Au constraining their ability to provide vital services.
An MRI scan of his head showed there were white spots all over his brain.
Small white spots (milia) often appear on a baby's face when they're a few days old.
These values mean spinners can also optimize efficiency in removing neps during further process steps, such as carding, as well as predicting more accurately the level of white spots on fabric after dyeing.