Definition of Albinos. Meaning of Albinos. Synonyms of Albinos

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Definition of Albinos

Albinos
Albino Al*bi"no (?; 277), n.; pl. Albinos. [Sp. or Pg. albino, orig. whitish, fr. albo white, L. albus.] A person, whether negro, Indian, or white, in whom by some defect of organization the substance which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes is deficient or in a morbid state. An albino has a skin of a milky hue, with hair of the same color, and eyes with deep red pupil and pink or blue iris. The term is also used of the lower animals, as white mice, elephants, etc.; and of plants in a whitish condition from the absence of chlorophyll. --Amer. Cyc. Note: The term was originally applied by the Portuguese to negroes met with on the coast of Africa, who were mottled with white spots.
Albino
Albino Al*bi"no (?; 277), n.; pl. Albinos. [Sp. or Pg. albino, orig. whitish, fr. albo white, L. albus.] A person, whether negro, Indian, or white, in whom by some defect of organization the substance which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes is deficient or in a morbid state. An albino has a skin of a milky hue, with hair of the same color, and eyes with deep red pupil and pink or blue iris. The term is also used of the lower animals, as white mice, elephants, etc.; and of plants in a whitish condition from the absence of chlorophyll. --Amer. Cyc. Note: The term was originally applied by the Portuguese to negroes met with on the coast of Africa, who were mottled with white spots.

Meaning of Albinos from wikipedia

- albino. These three strains are called "tremper albinos", "rainwater albinos" and "bell albinos". As with reptiles, many amphibians labeled as albino...
- officially registered albinos in Tanzania. However, it is believed that there may be up to 17000 undo****ented. A number of albinos have migrated to the...
- hair frequently interpreted to be albinos despite studio declarations that they are not. Positive depictions of albinos in m**** culture are rarer, though...
- in fear: Tanzania's albinos". BBC News. British Broadcasting Corporation. 21 July 2008. Retrieved 27 February 2010. "Burundi albino boy 'dismembered'"...
- Albino Gomes (born 7 February 1994) is an Indian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Kerala Blasters in ISL. Born in Goa, Gomes was promoted...
- handful of redwoods are rare albinos". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved December 6, 2010. Krieger, L. M. (2010-11-28). "Albino redwoods hold scientific...
- An albino is an organism with the disorder albinism — the congenital lack of normal pigmentation. Albino may also refer to: Albino (name) White people...
- Archaeologists Dr. Roger Bentley and Dr. Jud Bellamin find a race of Sumerian albinos living deep under the Earth. They keep mutant humanoid mole men as their...
- Albino Alligator is a 1996 American crime thriller film. The directorial debut of Kevin Spacey as well as the screenwriting debut of Christian Forte, it...
- Albino Blacksheep is an animation website made in Toronto, Ontario, Canada that publishes member submitted digital media. Most of these are movies or games...
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