Melanochroic
Melanochroic Mel`a*no*chro"ic, a. [Gr. melana`chroos; me`las, -anos, black + chroa` color.] Having a dark complexion; of or pertaining to the Melanochroi. [1913 Webster]

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  • melanochroic — adj. pertaining to people with light skin and dark hair (Ethnology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • melanochroic — mel·a·no·chro·ic …   English syllables

  • melanochroic — adjective see melanochroi * * * melanochrōˈic or melanochroous / okˈrō əs/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑melanochroi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Indonesian — In do*ne sian, n. 1. A member of a race forming the chief pre Malay population of the Malay Archipelago, and probably sprung from a mixture of Polynesian and Mongoloid immigrants. According to Keane, the autochthonous Negritos were largely… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indonesian race — Indonesian In do*ne sian, n. 1. A member of a race forming the chief pre Malay population of the Malay Archipelago, and probably sprung from a mixture of Polynesian and Mongoloid immigrants. According to Keane, the autochthonous Negritos were… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melanochroi — Mel a*noch ro*i, n. pl. [NL. See {Melanochroic}.] (Ethnol.) A group of the human race, including the dark whites. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melanochroite — Mel a*no*chro ite, n. [See {Melanochroic}.] (Min.) A mineral of a red, or brownish or yellowish red color. It is a chromate of lead; called also {ph[oe]nicocroite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phoenicocroite — Melanochroite Mel a*no*chro ite, n. [See {Melanochroic}.] (Min.) A mineral of a red, or brownish or yellowish red color. It is a chromate of lead; called also {ph[oe]nicocroite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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