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  • 1 Hue — Hue, n. [OE. hew, heow, color, shape, form, AS. hiw, heow; akin to Sw. hy skin, complexion, Goth. hiwi form, appearance.] 1. Color or shade of color; tint; dye. Flowers of all hue. Milton. [1913 Webster] Hues of the rich unfolding morn. Keble.… …

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  • 2 skin disease — ▪ pathology Introduction  any of the diseases or disorders that affect the human skin. They have a wide range of causes. General features       Although most diseases affecting the skin originate in the layers of the skin, such abnormalities are… …

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  • 3 hue — {{11}}hue (1) color, O.E. hiw color, form, appearance, beauty, earlier hiow, heow, from P.Gmc. *hiwam (Cf. O.N. hy bird s down, Swed. hy skin, complexion, Goth. hiwi form, appearance ), from PIE *kei , a color adjective of broad application (Cf.… …

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  • 4 hue — hue1 hueless, adj. /hyooh/ or, often, /yooh/, n. 1. a gradation or variety of a color; tint: pale hues. 2. the property of light by which the color of an object is classified as red, blue, green, or yellow in reference to the spectrum. 3. color:… …

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  • 5 Skin whitening — The term skin whitening covers a variety of cosmetic methods used to whiten the skin. It is most common in parts of Africa and Asia.Skin lightening or whitening is a controversial topic as it is closely intertwined with the detrimental effects on …

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  • 6 Hue chemical attacks — On June 3, 1963, Vietnamese police and the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) poured chemicals on the heads of praying Buddhist protestors in the South Vietnamese city of Huế. 67 people were hospitalised and the United States threatened… …

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  • 7 hue — Synonyms and related words: Munsell chroma, achromatism, apply paint, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmear, body build, brand, brightness, brush on paint, calcimine, cast, character, characteristic, characteristics, chroma, chromatic color,… …

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  • 8 hue — [[t]hyu[/t]] n. 1) a gradation or variety of a color; tint: pale hues[/ex] 2) opt the property of light by which the color of an object is classified as red, blue, green, or yellow in reference to the spectrum 3) color: all the hues of the… …

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  • 9 Olive skin — describes a skin color range of some indigenous individuals who are from the Mediterranean and some other parts of Europe, Middle East and regions of South Asia, Southeast Asia and Central Asia.[1] It may often be skin type 3 and 4 on the… …

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  • 10 Color analysis (art) — Color analysis, also called skin tone color matching or color seasons, is the process of finding colors of clothing and makeup to match a person s complexion, eye color, and hair color. It is often used as an aid to wardrobe planning and style… …

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  • 11 color — I. n. 1. Hue, tint, tinge, shade. 2. Pigment, paint. 3. Redness, ruddiness, rosiness, freshness of complexion. 4. Complexion, hue of skin. 5. Plea, pretext, pretence, excuse, guise, disguise, semblance, appearance, make shift, false show. II. v.… …

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  • 12 Vietnamese cuisine — Bún Bò Huế Vietnamese cuisine is a style of cooking derived from Vietnam. Fish sauce, soy sauce, rice, fresh herbs, fruits and vegetables are commonly used. Vietnamese recipes utilize a diverse range of herbs, including lemongrass, mint,… …

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  • 13 eye, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction  specialized sense organ capable of receiving visual images, which are then carried to the brain. Anatomy of the visual apparatus Structures auxiliary to the eye The orbit       The eye is protected from mechanical injury… …

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  • 14 Chromatophore — Zebrafish chromatophores mediate background adaptation on exposure to dark (top) and light environments (bottom). Chromatophores are pigment containing and light reflecting cells found in amphibians, fish, reptiles, crustaceans, and cephalopods.… …

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  • 15 painting — /payn ting/, n. 1. a picture or design executed in paints. 2. the act, art, or work of a person who paints. 3. the works of art painted in a particular manner, place, or period: a book on Flemish painting. 4. an instance of covering a surface… …

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  • 16 Champagne gene — Champagne coloration is created by a dilution gene. The champagne gene is a simple dominant allele responsible for a number of rare horse coat colors. The most distinctive traits of horses with the champagne gene are the hazel eyes and pinkish,… …

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  • 17 Pigment — For the drug referred to as pigment, see black tar heroin. Natural ultramarine pigment in powdered form …

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  • 18 Snake scales — Snakes, like other reptiles, have a skin covered in scales. Boulenger, George A. 1890 The Fauna of British India. page 1] Snakes are entirely covered with scales or scutes of various shapes and sizes. Scales protect the body of the snake, aid it… …

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  • 19 complexion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. hue, color, tinge, tint; skin texture; aspect, appearance. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Appearance] Syn. aspect, semblance, character; see appearance 1 , 2 , character 1 . 2. [Skin coloring] Syn. tone,… …

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  • 20 Green — This article is about the color. For other uses, see Green (disambiguation). Green …

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