blanching agent

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blanching agent an agent that makes things white or colorless
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Usage

In literature:

Blanche, the lovely, the perfidious Blanche, was one of the agents employed to tempt me to commit this act of treason.
"Burlesques" by William Makepeace Thackeray
He had received a letter from his English agent informing him that the Blanche was finished.
"Asiatic Breezes" by Oliver Optic
The secret agent of Queen Blanche writes a very elaborate account of the conduct of Isabelle and Hugues in 1242.
"Women of Mediæval France" by Pierce Butler
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