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Roget-categorie 429

3. Words relating to matter
3.3. Organic matter
›› 3.3.2. Sensation

#429. [Absence of color.] Achromatism

zelfstandig naamwoord

achromatismdecoloration, discolorationpallor, pallidness, palliditypaleness etc. adj. — etiolationneutral tint, monochrome, black and white.


lose color etc. 428fade, fly, gobecome colorless etc. adj. — turn pale, pale.
deprive of color, decolorize, bleach, tarnish, achromatize, blanch, etiolate, wash out, tone down.

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

uncolored etc. (color) etc. 428colorless, achromatic, aplanaticetiolate, etiolatedhueless, pale, pallidpalefaced, tallow-facedfaint, dull, cold, muddy, leaden, dun, wan, sallow, dead, dingy, ashy, ashen, ghastly, cadaverous, glassy, lacklusterdiscolored etc. v.. light-colored, fair, blondwhite etc. 430.
pale as death, pale as ashes, pale as a witch, pale as a ghost, pale as a corpse, white as a corpse.

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