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
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Award-winning reader Whitener receives three mighty huzzahs for his stirring performance.