xanthism


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xanthism

(ˈzænˌθɪzəm)
n
(Zoology) a condition of skin, fur, or feathers in which yellow coloration predominates
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A simple genetic basis for xanthism potentially explains occurrence across a wide taxonomic profile.
ANEURISM, BIKEWAYS, CHAIRMEN, DYNAMIST, ENRAVISH, FRANCIUM, GERANIUM, HOMER1AN, ICKENHAM (London, England), JURYMAST, KNOWABLE, LUKEWARM, MACHINED, NUMERACY, OVERWALK, PEAKYISH, QUIREMAN, RAVENISH, SEMINARY, TYMPANIC, UNWALKED, VANISHER, WAVERING, XANTHISM (Sted.