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- noun A disease of the eye, characterized by deep opacity of the cornea. Sometimes called
- noun [capitalized] In mycology, a genus of fungi erroneously called
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- noun (Med.) Same as
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- noun dated A
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- noun type genus of the Albuginaceae; fungi causing white rusts
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Many of the alb-words are of course quite rare, or only in specialized* use, in English: albata ["white metal, German silver", SOED]; albugo ["=leucoma"; note Greek leukos, white]; albaspine ["whitethorn, hawthorn"]; and albite ["Min.
n. state of having wings; disposition of wings in insect. phr. - adj. belonging to bird family which includes the skylark; like or pertaining to skylark. albicant adj. - growing white. albication, n. albugo