Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as albinism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The state or condition of being an albino; albinism.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun congenital lack of melanin pigmentation in the skin, eyes, and hair or feathers (or more rarely only in the eyes); the condition of being albino

Etymologies

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From albino (from Latin albus/alba via Spanish and Portuguese albo/alba, "white") + -ism.

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