Origin of albino
OTHER WORDS FROM albinoal·bin·ic [al-bin-ik], /ælˈbɪn ɪk/, al·bi·nal [al-buh-nl], /ˈæl bə nl/, adjective
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Even though it has humble origins—in the cranium of an albino rat and in poems about tapeworms— “wireheading” is an idea that is likely only to become increasingly important in the near future.Drugs, Robots, and the Pursuit of Pleasure: Why Experts Are Worried About AIs Becoming Addicts|Thomas Moynihan|September 17, 2021|Singularity Hub
The researchers also bred the two, which resulted in a litter of fully albino opossums, showing that the coloring was an inherited genetic trait.An albino opossum proves CRISPR works for marsupials, too|Casey Crownhart|July 21, 2021|MIT Technology Review
A passing reference to “a nervous albino rabbit, Alphonso, who died by nibbling voraciously through an electric cable.”With ‘Double Blind,’ Edward St. Aubyn tasks himself with a formidable challenge|Charles Arrowsmith|June 11, 2021|Washington Post
One mutation on a single gene turns an animal into an albino.What would it take to make a unicorn?|Carolyn Wilke|March 4, 2020|Science News For Students
As for Magician—the strong-willed love interest of Komona, his role was never scripted to be an albino.‘War Witch’ Filmmaker Kim Nguyen on Africa’s Child Soldiers|Jean Trinh|March 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nine burros, 109 beagles, 10 sheep, and 31 albino rats were put in cages and set to face the dirty bomb.America's Secret Nuclear Test Revealed in Area 51|Annie Jacobsen|May 13, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Now neighboring countries are starting to use albino body parts—and the wealthy and the powerful are fueling the practice.
Politicians who want to win elections wear large rings with albino powder hidden inside, she said.
The albino crisis is a bleak spot in a time of economic optimism in Tanzania.A Gruesome Black Market|Eliza Barclay|October 28, 2009|DAILY BEAST
The skin of a white person and that of an albino show up the same under a microscope: white.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
Very likely it's the six-toed beast Terry was sending us to cross with the four-toed albino.
One of them, who was an almost albino blond, flushed to the roots of his pale hair.A Pagan of the Hills|Charles Neville Buck
He was a short, heavy-set Sirian with a shock of scarlet hair, albino skin, and red eyes.Equation of Doom|Gerald Vance
An albino form of Cattleya Bowringiana had never been heard of, but he thought it might exist.The Woodlands Orchids|Frederick Boyle