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white in Colours topic

whitewhite2 ●●● S3 W2 noun 🔊 🔊 1 colour [uncountable]CC the colour of milk, salt, and snow2 people (also White) [countable]SA someone who belongs to the race of people with pale skinblack 🔊 The mayor is very popular among whites.3 wine [countable, uncountable] wine that is pale yellow in colour 🔊 a nice bottle of white 🔊 California has some of the finest whites in the world.4 eye [countable + of]HBH the white part of your eye5 egg_cup.jpg egg [countable, uncountable]DF the part of an egg that surrounds the yolk (=yellow part) and becomes white when cooked6 whites
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whiteWhites make up 60% of the student population.Californian whites are selling well.He points out that poor and middle-class whites will suffer, not the rich.Prominent strips of inlay were left unfinished; awkward patches of pink sandstone intrude into the glistening white of the dome.This is especially true in California, where non-Hispanic whites now make up only 55 percent of the population.Then came sugar, and by the late 1700s there were 10,000 blacks, outnumbering whites by 10 to one.Using a spatula, fold in the remaining whites.Both had been told from childhood that black men and women could never reach the heights that whites attain.