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Verb1.melanise - convert into, or infiltrate with melanin
convert - change in nature, purpose, or function; undergo a chemical change; "The substance converts to an acid"
2.melanise - make or become blackmelanise - make or become black; "The smoke blackened the ceiling"; "The ceiling blackened"
discolour, discolor, color, colour - change color, often in an undesired manner; "The shirts discolored"
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and Melanise (Labarr) Ledoux and grew up and lived in Athol before moving to Springfield in 1956.