Reflecting to the eye all the rays of the spectrum combined; not tinted with any of the proper colors or their mixtures; having the color of pure snow; snowy; -- the opposite of black or dark; as, white paper; a white skin.
ash-colored or anemic looking from illness or emotion; "a face turned ashen"; "the invalid's blanched cheeks"; "tried to speak with bloodless lips"; "a face livid with shock"; "lips...livid with the hue of death"- Mary W. Shelley; "lips white with terror"; "a face white with rage"
1. a color (usually occupying the first position (index 0) in a color palette) with an RGB value of (255,255,255). When performing a Fade to Black with the palette channel under Windows, Director will not fade white pixels to black. Use an off-white color instead.
Associated with the metal element, white is considered a symbol of purity. Use it in the west to enhance the lives of children and creativity, and in the northwest, to enhance the influence of mentors.
white wines are made with much less grape skin contact than are red wines, and vary in colour from virtually colourless to deep gold or even deep tawny. Most white wines are made from grapes with yellow or green skins, although if the juice is separated from the skins gently and soon enough, white wines can also be made from black-skinned grapes.
White Sewing Machine Company was a manufacturer of Brass Era automobiles in Cleveland, Ohio. The company also produced bicycles, roller skates, automatic lathes, and sewing machines. Auto production was handled by founder Thomas White's son, Rollin.
Drosophila melanogaster. In 1910 Thomas Hunt Morgan, (or, legend has it, his wife) collected a single male white-eyed mutant from a population of Drosophila melanogaster fruit flies, which usually have bright red eyes. Upon breeding this male with wild-type female flies he found that the offspring did not conform to the expectations of Mendelian inheritance.
The White represents the collective forces of order and goodness in Dark Tower novels by Stephen King. It is the antagonist to the Red. The main character, Roland Deschain, is a gunslinger and therefore an agent of the White.
White is a lunar impact crater. It lies on the far side of the Moon from the Earth, to the southwest of the huge Apollo walled plain. About a crater diameter to the south-southwest is the small Hendrix crater.