skin colour


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Noun1.skin colour - the coloring of a person's faceskin colour - 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"
Translations

skin colour

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References in periodicals archive ?
It's so upsetting how most Pakistanis can't even embrace their own skin colour.
MAKEOVER means a complete transformation of the appearance of something or someone, while skin whitening is the practice of using substances, mixtures or physical treatments to lighten skin colour.
The colour of the skin and texture of the hair is the most apparent phenotype of human race No one skin colour is superior over the other, each have their advantages and disadvantages.
However, skin colour is more location specific than caste specific because of India's widely varied temperatures and geographical conditions.
Watchdog says advertisements should not portray discrimination based on skin colour
Oliver A: CHANGING skin colour in lizards can be a sign that they are about to shed their skin.
Karason's skin colour was normal until the mid 1990s.
Change in skin colour can also develop if someone takes too much beta-carotene in supplements.
Diverse sociological and psychological factors give skin colour its present connotations.
Therefore, International Classification for skin colour might be used to establish the types of human.
At the same time, they noted how big a change in skin colour needs to occur before it's noticed by others.
London, Feb 12 ( ANI ): Men with a healthier skin colour are more attractive to women than those with a masculine face, a new study has claimed.