skin color

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: color - the coloring of a person's faceskin color - the coloring of a person's face  
color, coloring, colouring, colour - a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect; "a white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light"
blondness, paleness, fairness - the property of having a naturally light complexion
ruddiness, rosiness - a healthy reddish complexion
achromasia, lividness, paleness, pallidness, pallor, wanness, luridness, lividity - unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)
sallowness - a sickly yellowish skin color
tawniness - the quality or state of being the color of tanned leather; "the tawniness of his complexion"
swarthiness, duskiness, darkness - a swarthy complexion
whiteness - lightness or fairness of complexion; "only the whiteness of her cheeks gave any indication of the stress from which she was suffering"
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white, light, crema/cream, etc.) and grouped respondents based on whether they reported their skin color to be dark or light skinned.
Some scholars have studied and described the same phenomenon using other terms, such as "skin color bias" or "color complex" (Harrison & Thomas, 2009; Russell, Wilson, & Hall, 1992).
Furthermore, Fast Marching Method (FMM) [15,16] was applied into segmented skin feature from the previous step to correct the boundary and compensate the holes or missing pixels parts of hands and other skin color regions in the image frame due to unequal brightness distribution over face parts and other skin color regions in the image frame of video sequence.
Many can change their skin color. An awesome trick!
Recently, causal genes responsible for Mendelian shank skin color variations were identified in chickens.
You see, I have the same skin color as the current First Lady of the United States, Mrs.
Too often, when diversity in academic programs is discussed, what is mentioned most is difference in skin color. Oftentimes, skin color and experiential diversity are highly correlated.
Skin color can be an appropriate option for this type of semantic grouping or clustering.
The text is organized in parts featuring contributions devoted to skin color, skin biomechanics, skin barrier, skin fluids and components, and skin homeostasis in turn.
Studies of Skin Color in the Early Royal Society: Boyle, Cavendish, and Swift.
Walk out, and artist Geraldine Ondrizek hopes you will have a greater understanding of your own views toward race and ethnicity, as defined by skin color.
Nyong'o, who was born in Mexico but raised in Kenya, said that she would be very excited in the morning to see if her skin color had changed, but was disappointed for being just as dark as the day before.