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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See yellowing, 2.

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

  • noun (Far.) A disease of the bile in horses, cattle, and sheep, causing yellowness of the eyes; jaundice.
  • noun (Bot.) A disease of plants, esp. of peach trees, in which the leaves turn to a yellowish color; jeterus.
  • noun (Zoöl.) A group of butterflies in which the predominating color is yellow. It includes the common small yellow butterflies. Called also redhorns, and sulphurs. See Sulphur.

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

  • noun Plural form of yellow.
  • noun archaic A disease of the bile in horses, cattle, and sheep, causing yellowness of the eyes.
  • noun archaic A disease of plants, especially peach trees, in which the leaves turn a yellowish colour.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of yellow.

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