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whiteness

[hwahyt-nis, wahyt-]
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noun
  1. the quality or state of being white.
  2. paleness.
  3. purity.
  4. a white substance.
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Origin of whiteness

before 1000; Middle English whitenes, Old English hwītnes. See white, -ness
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