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white meaning

EN[waɪt] [ʍaɪt] [-aɪt]
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WWhite
  • White is an achromatic color, literally a "color without color", composed of a mixture of all frequencies of the light of the visible spectrum.
  • In ancient Egypt and ancient Rome, priestesses wore white as a symbol of purity, and Romans wore a white toga as a symbol of citizenship.
  • White is an important color for almost all world religions. The Pope, the head of the Roman Catholic Church, has worn white since 1566, as a symbol of purity and sacrifice.
  • The white color on television screens and computer monitors is created with the RGB color model by mixing red, green and blue light at equal intensities.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
          • Verbs
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          1. en whites
          2. en whiteness
          3. en whitewash
          4. en whitening
          5. en whiten
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of white for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "white" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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