Yellowing
Yellow \Yel"low\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Yellowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Yellowing}.] To make yellow; to cause to have a yellow tinge or color; to dye yellow. [1913 Webster]

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  • Yellowing — Yel low*ing, n. The act or process of making yellow. [1913 Webster] Softened . . . by the yellowing which time has given. G. Eliot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • yellowing — noun The act of becoming yellow and/or of losing brightness …   Wiktionary

  • Yellowing — Пожелтение (напр. бумаги при хранении); Пожелтение (бумаги при хранении) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • yellowing — adj. making yellow, turning yellow yel·low || jeləʊ n. color yellow; yolk of an egg; coward (Slang) v. make yellow, paint or dye yellow; turn yellow (e.g. old paper) adj. having a yellow color; cowardly (Slang); jealous; sensationalistic… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • yellowing —    In painting, a tendency on the part of binding media to turn a tint towards yellow. This is most likely to occur when linseed oil is included …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • yellowing — noun ( s) Etymology: from gerund of yellow (II) : the process or result of becoming yellow; specifically : a symptom of disease caused by a lack of or a reduced amount of chlorophyll in the foliage of a plant or tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yellowing of paper — Пожелтение бумаги …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Rice transitory yellowing virus — Taxobox color=violet name = Rice transitory yellowing virus (RTYV) virus group = v familia = Rhabdoviridae genus = Nucleorhabdovirus species = Rice transitory yellowing virus synonyms = Rice transitory yellowing virus (RTYV) is a plant pathogenic …   Wikipedia

  • Lethal yellowing — is a phytoplasma disease that attacks many species of palms, including some commercially important species such as the Coconut and Date Palm. It is spread by the planthopper Myndus crudus . Infected plants will normally die in 3 to 6 months. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Jaundice — Yellowing redirects here. For the plant disease, see lethal yellowing. For paper degradation, see foxing. Icterus and icteric redirect here. For the physiological event, see Ictal. For the songbird Icteria, see Yellow breasted Chat. Jaundice… …   Wikipedia

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