albinistic


albinistic
adj. [L. albus, white]
Affected with albinism; tending toward whiteness of normally dark forms.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Albinistic — Al bi*nis tic, a. Affected with albinism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • albinistic — adjective see albinism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • albinistic — See albinism. * * * …   Universalium

  • albinistic — adjective Of or pertaining to albinism …   Wiktionary

  • albinistic — al·bi·nis·tic …   English syllables

  • albinistic — adjective of or pertaining to or affected by albinism • Syn: ↑albinal, ↑albinotic, ↑albinic • Pertains to noun: ↑albinism, ↑albinism (for: ↑albinic), ↑albinis …   Useful english dictionary

  • albinism — albinistic, adj. /al beuh niz euhm/, n. the state or condition of being an albino. [1830 40; ALBIN(O) + ISM] * * * Absence of the pigment melanin in the eyes, skin, hair, scales, or feathers. It arises from a genetic defect and occurs in humans… …   Universalium

  • Albinism in popular culture — The depiction of albinism in popular culture, especially the portrayal of people with albinism in film and fiction, has been asserted by albinism organizations and others to be largely negative and has raised concerns that it reinforces, or even… …   Wikipedia

  • Albinism — Albino redirects here. For other uses, see Albino (disambiguation). Albinism Classification and external resources A black child with albinism ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

  • albinal — adjective of or pertaining to or affected by albinism • Syn: ↑albinotic, ↑albinic, ↑albinistic • Pertains to noun: ↑albinism (for: ↑albinistic), ↑albinism ( …   Useful english dictionary


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