turbidness
noun see turbid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Turbidness — Tur bid*ness, n. The quality or state of being turbid; muddiness; foulness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • turbidness — See turbidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • turbidness — noun The state or condition of being turbid. Syn: turbidity …   Wiktionary

  • turbidness — n. muddiness, murkiness, cloudiness, opaqueness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • turbidness — tur·bid·ness …   English syllables

  • turbidness — noun muddiness created by stirring up sediment or having foreign particles suspended • Syn: ↑turbidity • Derivationally related forms: ↑turbid, ↑turbid (for: ↑turbidity) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • turbidity — noun muddiness created by stirring up sediment or having foreign particles suspended • Syn: ↑turbidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑turbid (for: ↑turbidness), ↑turbid • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muddiness — Mud di*ness, n. 1. The condition or quality of being muddy; turbidness; foulness caused by mud, dirt, or sediment; as, the muddiness of a stream. [1913 Webster] 2. Obscurity or confusion, as in treatment of a subject; intellectual dullness. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Turbidity — Tur*bid i*ty, n. Turbidness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • turbid — adjective Etymology: Latin turbidus confused, turbid, from turba confusion, crowd, probably from Greek tyrbē confusion Date: 1626 1. a. thick or opaque with or as if with roiled sediment < a turbid stream > b. heavy with smoke or mist 2. a.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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