Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See milium.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A pimple formed by a clogged sebaceous gland, usually with a milky-white cap.
  • n. The blue-winged snow goose.
  • n. The surf scoter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The blue-winged snow goose.
  • n. The surf scoter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small and rare oscinine bird, Clitonyx albicilla, peculiar to the North Island, New Zealand, and threatened with extinction.
  • n. The white-headed scoter or surf-scoter, a duck, Œdemia perspicillata. See cut under Pelionetta.
  • n. A breed of domestic pigeons with the head and tail white; a white-tailed monk.
  • n. The blue wavey. or blue-winged snow-goose, Chen cærulescens. See goose.
  • n. The broom-bush, Parthenium Hysterophorus. Also called bastard feverfew and West Indian mugwort.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947)
  • n. a small whitish lump in the skin due to a clogged sebaceous gland

Etymologies

white +‎ head (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Does he periodically examine you under a bright light or preferably in sunlight, with a thermometer in hand to gauge the level of your softness down there, checking you for any sprouting blackhead, whitehead, or pimple do these even appear down there? or, horror of horrors, imagine an extra out-of-place, unruly, curly hair.

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  • As we made out, I couldn't help noticing a whitehead on his back.

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  • But top honors go to 30 Rock, as Jack Donaghy declares NBC "to be the engorged whitehead on the otherwise flawless face of Universal Media."

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  • Nothing like an exploded whitehead magnified 7x to scare you into washing your face. doublebanker Says:

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  • Another whitehead racist who wants to keep the white house white.

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  • • Seasonal changes frequently cause changes in combination skin: in the summer it becomes oilier and more prone to blackhead and whitehead formation in the T-zone, while the winter season causes it to become drier, especially in the cheek area.

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  • WHAT A DOCTOR CALLS THEM: comedones an open comedone is a blackhead; a closed comedone is a whitehead

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