white-faced
adjective Date: 1597 1. having the face white in whole or in part — used especially of an animal otherwise dark in color 2. having a wan pale face

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  • White-faced — may refer to:* White faced Heron, common bird throughout most of Australasia * White faced Ibis, wading bird in the ibis family Threskiornithidae * White faced Saki, type of New World monkey * White faced Starling, member of the starling family… …   Wikipedia

  • white-faced — [hwīt′fāst΄, wīt′fāst΄] adj. 1. having a pale face; pallid 2. having a white mark on the front of the head, as a horse …   English World dictionary

  • white-faced — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. a. : having a wan pale face b. : having the face white in whole or in part used especially of animals in which other parts of the body, hair, or plumage are dark 2. : having a white facing : white fronted a white faced… …   Useful english dictionary

  • white-faced — /hwuyt fayst , wuyt /, adj. 1. having a white or pale face. 2. marked with white on the front of the head, as a horse. 3. having a white front or surface. [1585 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • white-faced — /ˈwaɪt feɪst/ (say wuyt fayst) adjective 1. having a white or pale face. 2. marked with white on the front of the head, as a horse. 3. having a white front or surface …   Australian English dictionary

  • white-faced — pale, having a colorless face …   English contemporary dictionary

  • White-faced Heron — The White faced Heron in breeding plumage, in a characteristic resting pose. Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • White-faced Storm Petrel — Conservation status Least Concern (I …   Wikipedia

  • White-faced Whistling Duck — Conservation status Least Concern …   Wikipedia

  • White-faced Spiny Tree-rat — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

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