What does whites mean?

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whites

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Wiktionary

  1. whites(Noun)

    Clothing or linens, especially laundry, that is white

  2. whites(Noun)

    The uniform of a chef

  3. whites(Noun)

    cricket whites

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whites

    leucorrh/a

  2. Whites

    the finest flour made from white wheat

  3. Whites

    cloth or garments of a plain white color

Freebase

  1. Whites

    Pieris, the whites or garden whites, is a widespread genus of butterflies of the family Pieridae. Many species of this genus have caterpillars which feed on cabbage and other members of the Brassicaceae. The chemical basis of this association with a certain plant group has been studied for over 100 years, and is now known to occur via a number of biochemical adaptations to chemicals called glucosinolates in these plants. In contrast to most other insects, Pieris caterpillars are able to detoxify these chemicals, and have become so specialised that they will not eat any food without glucosinolates. The Pieris females, in turn, check for the presence of glucosinolates before laying eggs on a plant. The crop-damaging species have spread from Eurasia to most of the rest of the world and are considered pest insects almost everywhere. The females of many Pieris butterflies are UV reflecting, while the male wings are strongly UV absorbing due to pigments in the scales.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whites in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whites in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of whites in a Sentence

  1. William Dudley:

    I don't favor waiting until I sort of see the whites in inflation's eyes.

  2. Homa Dashtaki:

    It’s like trying to explain egg whites to people who have never seen a yolk.

  3. David Jackson:

    It's not like African-Americans are investing more than whites - we're just starting to catch up.

  4. Jesse Jackson:

    When we're unemployed, we're called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it's called a depression.

  5. Ruth Fertel:

    There were egg whites all over the kitchen, it was just funny. They thought it was supposed to be funny.

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