whitener


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whit·en

 (wīt′n, hwīt′n)
tr. & intr.v. whit·ened, whit·en·ing, whit·ens
To make or become white or whiter, especially by bleaching.

whit′en·er n.

whitener

(ˈwaɪtənə)
n
1. (Colours) a substance that makes something white or whiter
2. (Cookery) a powdered substitute for milk or cream, used in coffee or tea

whit•en•er

(ˈʰwaɪt n ər, ˈwaɪt-)

n.
1. a preparation, as a bleach, for making something white.
2. a person or thing that whitens.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whitener - an agent that makes things white or colorlesswhitener - an agent that makes things white or colorless
benzoyl peroxide - a white crystalline peroxide used in bleaching (flour or oils or fats) and as a catalyst for free radical reactions
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
bleaching powder, chloride of lime, chlorinated lime - a white powder comprised of calcium hydroxide and chloride and hypochlorite and used to bleach and/or disinfect
bleach liquor - a solution containing bleaching agents that is used to bleach textiles or paper pulp
calcium hypochlorite - any hypochlorite of calcium; used as a bleaching agent
chlorine dioxide - an explosive gas (ClO2) used chiefly in bleaching paper or starch or soap or flour and in water purification
chlorine water - an aqueous solution of chlorine used as a bleaching agent
Clorox - a commercial bleaching agent
liquid bleach - a solution containing bleaching agents; used for laundry
sodium hypochlorite - an unstable salt (NaOCl) used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant
Translations

whitener

[ˈwaɪtnəʳ] Nblanqueador m

whitener

n
(= bleach)Weißmacher m
(also coffee whitener)Kaffeeweißer m

whitener

n blanqueador m; teeth o tooth — blanqueador dental
References in periodicals archive ?
KARACHI -- In recent court proceedings relating to tea whiteners' safety and formulation, the court has declared that Tarang - Liquid Tea Whitener is a completely safe product for consumption.
The product Tarang, tea whitener is in line with the national standards of Pakistan Standard Quality Control Authority (PSQCA), along with the Safety Standards set out by the Food Safety Regulations.
RAWALPINDI -- The use of tea whitener as milk is harmful for human health especially for kids and only fresh milk should be used for tea to avoid serious ailment said Additional Principal Veterinary Officer, Livestock and Dairy Development, Nasim Fawad.
A representative of Engro Food's Tarang insisted that their product mentioned that the tea whitener was not a substitute for children's milk; However, the chief justice turned down his objections and ordered the company to change their design.
The company is seeing stiff competition in its tea whitener segment with new entrants, as well as stress on sales of packaged milk.
Whitener of VLP Law Group, recently sat down with Inside Counsel to discuss why health records are so valuable to cyber criminals.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global dairy whitener market to grow at a CAGR of 5.
For example, Facebook and Nestle came together when Nestle saw a threat to its Everyday whitener from liquid milk and other low-cost whiteners in the Northeast due to low penetration of TV.
The commercial is about the tea whitener but at no point during the two minutes and twenty seconds of this monstrosity does the viewer feel like this is an ad about a dairy product.
After few stern warnings, Adhikari gave up on him till one day, her colleague saw him sniffing whitener, the fluid used by students to conceal errors in their written work.
Counting his time at the helm of Royal Winnipeg Ballet and Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal, Whitener says that after 20-plus years running companies, he wants to extend the reach of his choreography.
Whitener was proud of the building that housed his law firm, which included a two-story palm tree, purple aquarium and tiled waterfall.