Xanthochroid
Xanthochroid Xan"tho*chroid, a. [See under {Xanthrochroic}, {-oid}.] (Ethnol.) Having a yellowish or fair complexion. -- n. A person having xanthochroid traits. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • xanthochroid — [zan′thə kroid΄] adj. 〚Gr xanthochroos (see XANTHO & CHROOUS), taken as if < xanthos, yellow + ōchros, pale〛 Rare having light colored hair and complexion * * * xan·tho·chroid (zănʹthə kroid ) adj. Having …   Universalium

  • xanthochroid — [zan′thə kroid΄] adj. [Gr xanthochroos (see XANTHO & CHROOUS), taken as if < xanthos, yellow + ōchros, pale] Rare having light colored hair and complexion …   English World dictionary

  • xanthochroid — /ˈzænθoʊkrɔɪd/ (say zanthohkroyd) Ethnology –adjective 1. belonging or relating to the light complexioned or light haired white peoples. –noun 2. a person having xanthochroid characteristics. {New Latin xanthochroi yellow pale ones, from Greek… …   Australian English dictionary

  • xanthochroid — adjective /zænˈθəʊkɹɔɪd/ Pertaining to the Xanthochroi; having fair hair and a pale complexion …   Wiktionary

  • xanthochroid — xan·thochroid …   English syllables

  • xanthochroid — Blond haired and blue eyed person with fair white skin …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • xanthochroid — ˈzan(t)thəˌkrȯid, zanˈthäˌk adjective Etymology: New Latin xanthochroi + English oid : xanthochroic 1 * * * xanthochrōˈic or xanˈthochroid / kroid/ adjective (also used as noun) • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • xan|tho|chro|ic — «ZAN thuh KROH ihk», adjective. = xanthochroid. (Cf. ↑xanthochroid) …   Useful english dictionary

  • xanthochroic — See xanthochroid. * * * …   Universalium

  • Yellowness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Yellowness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 yellow yellow &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 or or =>(Pigments) GRP: N Pigments Sgm: N Pigments gamboge gamboge Sgm: N Pigments cadmium yellow cadmium yellow chr …   English dictionary for students

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