Yellowish sentence example
A yellowish glow emitted from some unseen light source in the grey walls reminded her of a late winter afternoon that never ended.
The under parts are yellowish, more or less spotted or quite black.
The fruit is ripe in July, and is an oval, yellowish, fleshy berry, containing twelve or more seeds, each surrounded by a pulpy outer coat or aril.
The principal symptom may show itself in general pallor, including all cases where the normal healthy green hue is replaced by a sickly yellowish hue indicating that the chlorophyll apparatus is deficient.
The eastern part of the Nagpur country and the Chhattisgarh plain, comprising the Mahanadi basin, form the great rice tract of the province, its heavy rainfall and hard yellowish soil rendering it excellently adapted for the growth of this crop.Advertisement
Titanium oxide when fused with microcosmic salt in the oxidizing flame yields a bead which is yellowish in the heat but colourless after cooling.
These are followed by the inflorescence, a fleshy spadix bearing in the lower part numerous closely crowded simple unisexual flowers and continued above into a purplish or yellowish appendage; the spadix is enveloped by a leafy spathe, constricted in the lower part to form a chamber, in which are the flowers.
If an article made of cut sheet be immersed for a few minutes in a bath of melted sulphur, maintained at a temperature of 120 0 C., the rubber absorbs about one-tenth of its weight of that element, and, although somewhat yellowish in colour from the presence of free sulphur, it is still unvulcanized, and unaltered as regards general properties.
Its general connexion with death is due no doubt to the greyish colour of its leaves and its yellowish flowers, which suggest the gloom of the underworld and the pallor of death.
The eastern phase is generally rusty red above, with the inner sides of the limbs white; while the predominant hue in the western form is usually yellowish brown.Advertisement
The general colour of the upper parts and sides of the adult is a tawny yellowish brown, sometimes having a grey or silvery shade, but in some cases dark or inclining to red; and upon these and other differences, which are probably constant locally, a number of sub-species have been named.
Some of the chalk marls, which are usually of a yellowish or dirty grey colour, contain clay and 50 to 80% of carbonate of lime with a certain proportion of phosphate of lime.
These are at first yellowish in colour and fleshy; but as they grow older they become rotten and assume a brown or black colour.
They are both reddish yellow and brownish black (according to individual variation) in skin colour, with head hair often tending to russet, and body hair of two kinds - black and bristly on the upper lip, chin, chest, axillae and pubes; and yellowish and fleecy on the cheeks, back and limbs.
A freshly prepared surface of the metal closely resembles zinc in appearance, but on exposure to the air it rapidly tarnishes, becoming yellowish and ultimately grey or white in colour owing to the formation of a surface layer of calcium hydrate.Advertisement
His complexion was fair; light blue eyes, and yellowish hair..
The milk of the cow, which may be taken as typical of all others, and is indeed by far the most important and valuable of all, is, when newly drawn, an opaque white fluid, with a yellowish tinge, soft, bland and sweetish to the taste, and possessed of a faintly animal odour.
On the East Shore to the north is a marly loam overlying a yellowish-red clay sub-soil, to the south is a soil quite stiff with light coloured clay, while here and there, especially in the middle and south, are considerable areas both of light sandy soils and tidal marsh loams. On the West Shore the soils range from a light sandy loam in the lower levels south from Baltimore to rather heavy loarns overlying a yellowish clay on the rolling uplands and on the terraces along the Potomac and Patuxent.
The paraquinones are generally crystalline solids of a yellowish colour, having a characteristic sharp odour and being volatile in steam.
Rohner (Ber., 1909, 42, p. 4 0 93) obtained a yellowish white oxide, of the formula I 4 0 9, which they regard as an iodate of tervalent iodine, Millon's oxide being considered a basic iodate.Advertisement
The Indians have a habit of consuming a yellowish edible earth containing sulphur; on pilgrimages they obtain images moulded of this earth at the shrines they visit, and eat the images as a prophylactic against disease.
America, the small tapiti or Brazilian hare (Sylvilagus brasiliensis) is nearly allied to the wood-hare, but has a yellowish brown under surface to the tail.
They are usually yellowish brown or red in colour, the presence of more amino groups leading to browner shades, whilst the introduction of alkylated amino groups gives redder shades.
It occurs in small yellowish crystals, which are turned red by exposure to light or air.
From several species of Cibotium is obtained a glossy yellowish wool, used for making pillows and mattresses.Advertisement
The acid so obtained usually contains more or less water and some dissolved nitrogen peroxide which gives it a yellowish red colour.
Usually they are of a different colour, and may be black, brown, yellowish, or also less frequently rose-coloured, rusty-red, orange-reddish, saffron, or of various intermediate shades.
They have characteristic conidiophores bearing numerous conidia, and also cleistothecia which are spherical in form and yellowish in colour.
Diazobenzeneimide, Ca-1 5 N 3, is a yellowish oil of,stupefying odour.
Coarse hair, heavy pelt, mostly dark yellowish and brown colours, only found in western parts of United States, Russia and Siberia.
Fox, Cross.-Size 20X7 in., are about as large as the silver and generally have a pale yellowish or orange tone with some silvery points and a darkish cross marking on the shoulders.
Has a close dark drab underwool with yellowish grizzly, grey, regular and coarse top hair.
The colours vary from pale yellowish to a dark red,.
Those taken in central Asia near or in Chinese territory are poorer and yellowish.
The fur is very flat and poor, of a yellowish pale brown with a little marking of black.
Generally the colours are yellowish or brown.
The fur is a yellowish brown and rather harsh and brittle and has no underwool.
From Japan a similar animal is obtained in smaller quantities with very good but longer fur, of yellowish motley light-brown shades.
In colour they range from a pale stony or yellowish shade to a rich dark brown, almost black with a bluish tone.
Many from other districts are pale or yellowish brown, and those from Saghalien are poor in quality.
The young of the Greenland seals are called whitecoats on account of the early growth being of a yellowish white colour; the hair is to I in.
The back of the Russian squirrel has an even close fur varying from a clear bluish-grey to a reddishbrown, the bellies in the former being of a flat quality and white, in the latter yellowish.
One of the most remarkable results of the European intervention in the Boxer rising in China (I goo) was the absurd price paid for so-called "loot" of furs, particularly in mandarins' coats of dyed and natural fox skins and pieces, and natural ermine, poor in quality and yellowish in colour; from three to ten times their value was paid for them when at the same time huge parcels of similar quality were warehoused in the London docks, because purchasers could not be found for them.
The yellowish sandy plains on its left will grow nothing except oats, buckwheat and some rye.
These " dry diggings " were therefore at first supposed to be alluvial in origin like the river gravels; but it was soon discovered that, below the red surface soil and the underlying calcareous deposit, diamonds were also found in a layer of yellowish clay about 50 ft.
A yellowish octahedron found at De Beers weighed 4282 carats, and yielded a brilliant of 2882 carats.
The colour of the cut wood is a very light yellowish or brownish white, the hard parts of the annual rings being of a darker shade.
The wood when cut is white or yellowish white, straight in grain and easily worked, but is not so tough, elastic or durable as the northern pine, and therefore is not so suitable for constructional work.
The wood is a light yellowish brown in colour, fine in grain and of even texture, the annular rings being marked by a darker line.
The wood is light brown or yellowish white, with annular rings not very distinct, often cross-grained and of uniformly coarse texture.
The wood is fine-grained, frequently with a beautiful wavy figure, yellowish white to light brown in colour; it is very hard, tough and durable.
Concentrated sulphuric acid dissolves this oxide, forming a yellowish solution and ozone.
The wood of the hawthorn is white in colour, with a yellowish tinge.
It is a yellowish liquid possessing a strong smell of oil of bitter almonds.
Rengade (Comptes rendus, 1907, 1 44, P. 920), by partially oxidizing the metal in a current of dry oxygen and removing excess of metal by distillation in vacuo, has obtained oxides of composition Rb202 (yellowish white), Rb203 (black) and Rb204 (yellow).
Moist air brings about the immediate formation of a yellowish crust of tungstic acid.
The large wombat of the mainland is variable in colour, some individuals being pale yellowish brown, others dark grey and some black.
Copper is a brilliant metal of a peculiar red colour which assumes a pinkish or yellowish tinge on a freshly fractured surface of the pure metal, and is purplish when the metal contains cuprous oxide.
The general groundcolour of the body is pale yellowish brown, the limbs nearly white, the stripes dark brown or black.
The colour of the rind, yellowish, brown or purple, furnishes distinctions, as does the yellow or white colour of the flesh.
It forms a yellowish crystalline precipitate which in moist air goes to a thick liquid.
The principal features are the stoppage of the vessels and consequent wilting of the shoots; as a rule the cut vessels on transverse sections of the shoots appear brown and choked with a dark yellowish slime in which bacteria may be detected, e.g.
The flowers, which appear in early summer, are in pendulous, slender yellowish catkins, which bear a number of staminate flowers with a few pistillate flowers at the base.
As the solution of potassium permanganate, which is deep red in colour, is dropped into the colourless iron solution, it is quickly decolorized while the iron solution gradually assumes a yellowish tinge, the first drop of the permanganate solution in excess giving it a pink tint.
The surface is covered with a yellowish green leaf and many Rumex fruits.
The silver in this case is obtained as a yellowish grey heavy powder, which is easily washed by decantation; but it' tends to retain unreduced chloride, which can be removed only by fusion with carbonate of soda.
It is obtained as a yellowish white precipitate by mixing solutions of a bromide and a silver salt.
It forms with silver nitrate the yellowish green solid, Ag 2 S AgNO 3, and with silver sulphate the orange-red powder, Ag 2 S Ag 2 SO 4 Silver sulphate, Ag 2 SO 4, is obtained as white crystals, sparingly soluble in water, by dissolving the metal in strong sulphuric acid, sulphur dioxide being evolved, or by adding strong sulphuric acid to a solution of the nitrate.
A very different animal is the spotted hyena, Hyaena (Crocuta) crocuta, which has the sectorial teeth of a more cat-like type, and is marked by dark-brown spots on a yellowish ground, while the mane is much less distinct.
Selenium sulphoxide, SeS0 3, is formed as a yellowish crystalline mass when selenium is warmed with sulphur trioxide.
The grass of the interior plains is of a coarse character and yellowish colour, very different from the meadow grasses of England.
In the ear of rye that is infected with ergot a species of fermentation takes place, and there exudes from it a sweet yellowish mucus, which after a time disappears.
On the other hand, these sheep may be uniformly yellowish white, reddish brown, greyish brown or even black.
The legs are often yellowish, and this colour may extend to the face.
The little or two-toed anteater (Cyclopes or Cycloturus didact y lus) is a native of the hottest parts of South and Central America, and about the size of a rat, of a general yellowish colour, and exclusively arboreal in its habits.
Ferrous bromide, FeBr2, is obtained as yellowish crystals by the union of bromine and iron at a dull red-heat, or as bluish-green rhombic tables of the composition FeBr26H2O by crystallizing a solution of iron in hydrobromic acid.
It then forms a yellowish crystalline mass, which readily dissolves in acids with the liberation of sulphuretted hydrogen.
The palagonitic breccias, which attain their greatest development in the south of the island and on the tableland, consist of reddish, brown or yellowish rocks, tuffs and breccias, belonging to several different groups or divisions, the youngest of which seems to be of a date subsequent to the Glacial epoch.
The metavanadates are usually yellowish or colourless solids.
At first they acquire a bright and very smooth surface, but this is subsequently replaced by a dull crust, resembling white or yellowish porcelain.
The general colour of the upper parts is yellowish grey, with or without a rusty tinge, which is, however, always noticeable on the head; while the underparts are lighter.
The under parts are yellowish with black dots.
In all sections of the Piedmont Plateau the subsoil is a reddish or yellowish clay.
The smallest member of the genus (C. reevesi) occurs in southern China and has a reddish-chestnut coat, speckled with yellowish grey and a black band down the nape.
The colour is white, pale green or yellowish brown.
Some of these are recognizable as pale yellowish and white mica; others seem to be chlorite, the remainder is perhaps kaolin, but, owing to the minute size of the flakes, they yield very indistinct reactions to polarized light.
Another variety, obtained from the Prosopis dulcis, a leguminous plant, is called gum mesquite or mezquite; it comes from western Texas and Mexico, and is yellowish in colour, very brittle and quite soluble in water.
These again contained very dark yellowish brown sandy clay backfills including blocks of pale yellow clay.
We can add the yellowish coloring with a few more steps.
The fan shaped leaves turn from bright green in the spring to a beautiful yellowish green in the autumn.
People with Sickle Cell Anemia often have mild jaundice which can make the whites of their eyes look yellowish.
In keeping with the summery feel of the day there's an almost full yellowish moon, like a harvest moon this evening.
Filling the central cavity is a yellowish aromatic pulp, surrounding numerous hard black seeds attached to small peg-like outgrowths on the fruit wall.
It is olive-green to yellowish green in color and has reddish stems.
The inner surface of the bark is smooth, of a pale, yellowish brown and very finely striated.
Some teeth have a yellowish tinge, some are more beige - very few are actually ' white ' .
Males have blue-violet rumps and wings, while hens have a yellowish tint to their faces.
These are usually whitish in color, and there may be yellowish mucus trailing from them.
These proteins appears as a fine, slightly yellowish powder and have a typical wheat taste.
The underside of the hind wings is generally mottled green tho somewhat yellowish on the female.
In their midst was another much smaller bird resembling a very pale, almost yellowish female House Sparrow with a very small bill.
This varies from gray through to distinctly yellowish gray.
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Most blue whales are blue-grey and mottled with lighter spots but some appear yellowish underneath due to algae growing on them.
The colour varies from yellowish or reddish to blackish-brown, and by transmitted light it is often blood-red; the streak is brownish-yellow; hardness, 5; specific gravity, 4.3.
The broad deeply-sinuated leaves with blunt rounded lobes are of a peculiar yellowish colour when the buds unfold in May, but assume a more decided green towards midsummer, and eventually become rather dark in tint; they do not change to their brown autumnal hue until late in October, and on brushwood and saplings the withered foliage is often retained until the spring.
The milk of the cow, which may be taken as typical of all others, and is indeed by far the most important and valuable of all (see Dairy And Dairy Farming), is, when newly drawn, an opaque white fluid, with a yellowish tinge, soft, bland and sweetish to the taste, and possessed of a faintly animal odour.
AgI, occurs in nature as the mineral iodargyrite or iodyrite, forming hexagonal crystals, or yellowish green plates.
Viewed from a hilltop it reflects the color of the sky; but near at hand it is of a yellowish tint next the shore where you can see the sand, then a light green, which gradually deepens to a uniform dark green in the body of the pond.
Having each some shingles of thought well dried, we sat and whittled them, trying our knives, and admiring the clear yellowish grain of the pumpkin pine.
The various shades of the sand are singularly rich and agreeable, embracing the different iron colors, brown, gray, yellowish, and reddish.
A long, yellowish young borzoi, one Nicholas did not know, from another leash, rushed impetuously at the wolf from in front and almost knocked her over.
But the wolf jumped up more quickly than anyone could have expected and, gnashing her teeth, flew at the yellowish borzoi, which, with a piercing yelp, fell with its head on the ground, bleeding from a gash in its side.
Some teeth have a yellowish tinge, some are more beige - very few are actually ' white '.
The coat is very light in color but there is still dark ticking and the base of the hairs is yellowish in color.
As the year goes on the stems and branches turn a slight yellowish hue in autumn.
From thence they clearly saw smoke of a yellowish color rising in the air.
It was backfilled with a dark yellowish brown sandy clay.
Cradle cap is represented by a waxy yellowish build-up on your infant's scalp.
The skin is thinner and more yellowish than the bigger Tahitian lime.
Soybean oil separated from soybean meal is yellowish in color.
Mucous from an allergy is clear whereas mucous produced from a viral infection appears yellowish or greenish colored.
The same kitchen painted in warmer colors, such as golden yellow or terra cotta orange will give the light coming in a yellowish hue, making the room appear warmer.
The best shades of lipstick for dark skins are beige, yellow, yellowish brown and blue undertones.
They have been described as dark green or yellowish brown, or as a lighter shade of brown.
Shortness of breath, bad colds and flu symptoms, yellowish (coffin) fingernails, eyes looking lowly and dimly lit up were signs of the unhealthy aspect of smoking cigarettes.
Canadian Moonseed (Menispermum) - M. canadense is a hardy climber of rapid growth, having slender, twining, large roundish leaves, in summer bearing long feathery clusters of yellowish flowers.
It has small yellowish flowers arranged in great numbers in pendent clusters said to be agreeably scented.
It grows 10 or 12 feet high, with smooth deeply-cut leaves and clusters of white or yellowish flowers at the tips of the shoots in early summer.
Senecio Rotundifolius - A shrub recently come from New Zealand, with large rounded leathery leaves covered with a yellowish felt underneath.
The flowers are large, the standards white, pencilled and spotted with purple or violet, while the falls are veined with dark purple or purple-black on a yellowish ground, with a conspicuous dark blotch in the centre.
T. tuberosum is about 9 inches high, with graceful foliage, and abundance of yellowish cream-colored flowers.
Its blossoms, pure white and each about three-quarters of an inch wide, are followed by round, yellowish edible berries about half an inch in diameter.
Reed Grass (Spartina Polystachya) - This tall grass is very graceful, with yellowish variegation and of tall habit.
It is a sturdy bush, noteworthy for its large yellowish, very prickly fruits.
T. grandiflora has leaves prettily colored and veined like Heuchera Richardsoni, and spikes of small yellowish bell-like flowers, thriving in any soil.
It has a fine bold effect when in full flower, the flower-heads, 6 inches to 1 foot long, being crowded with bright orange-red flowers, which get yellowish with age.
I do not know a lot about it, however it is 2 yrs old and the leaves are starting to turn a yellowish color.
They deposit one to two dozen yellowish orange eggs on the undersides of squash leaves, usually along the leaf veins.
Jaundice-A condition in which the skin and whites of the eyes take on a yellowish color due to an increase of bilirubin (a compound produced by the liver) in the blood.
It is this bilirubin that causes the skin to take on a yellowish color.
When levels are abnormally high, it causes the yellowish tint to eyes and skin known as jaundice.
However, when a child's nose and forehead are pressed gently, the skin is white in healthy babies of all races, but yellowish if jaundice is present.
Anorexics develop emaciated bodies, dry or yellowish skin, and abnormally low blood pressure.
Pus-A thick, yellowish or greenish fluid composed of the remains of dead white blood cells, pathogens, and decomposed cellular debris.
Around the eighth or ninth day, the skin over the bruised area will have a brown or yellowish appearance, and it will gradually fade back to its normal color.
The liver may become sufficiently inflamed to interfere with its functioning, resulting in a yellowish color to the whites of the eyes and the skin (jaundice).
Seborrheic dermatitis appears as red, inflamed skin covered by greasy or dry scales that may be white, yellowish, or gray.
These signs include high fever, intense chills, chest pains associated with breathing, and a productive cough with thick yellowish green sputum.
Seborrheic dermatitis may be dry or moist and is characterized by greasy scales and yellowish crusts on the scalp, eyelids, face, external surfaces of the ears, underarms, breasts, and groin.
The jaundice is apparent from the yellowish tone of the baby's eyes and skin.
The roux will have a yellowish appearance but it still called a white roux.
Because each strand changes at a slightly different rate, there are many different hues of gray, including yellowish, silver, white, and salt-and-pepper variations.
The yellowish fluid, called colostrum, is a precursor to milk.
These holes often produce a yellowish mucous, and it's often the result of poor living conditions and water quality.
Beeswax candles have "warmer" flames that have a more yellowish color than that of paraffin candles.
Occasionally, a Tacori can be set in 18k white gold, but it is not recommended because the white luster is inferior to platinum, and the rhodium coating will eventually wear off, giving the piece a yellowish cast.
To preserve the stone's color, most colored diamond rings are set in white gold or platinum rather than yellow gold, which may cast a yellowish hue onto the stone.
Clear fluid, sometimes with a yellowish tint, may appear at first but should dry up over the first few days.
This includes redness, swelling and the secretion of lymph, a clear or yellowish fluid that removes waste from the piercing.
The water seems disturbed and reflects nothing except a yellowish cloud.
Brie should be a pale, yellowish white color with a white crust on top.
Clothing choices, a classic good-versus-evil storyline with antics straight out of old-fashioned melodramas, and a yellowish tone to the film give the entire piece a nostalgic feel.
Small, scaly patches of skin that are reddish with yellowish scales are most often found on the head, neck or hands, but can occur on other parts of the body.
Yellowish, scaly, oily patches develp on the scalp and face; sometimes they travel to other parts of the body.
Greens get more yellowish the more intense or bright they get, approaching the lightest shade of 255 (which is white).
In the European wild cat, on the other hand, the black is limited to a small round spot on the pads, while the colour of the hair as far back as the heel-bone is yellowish or yellowish-grey.
Yttria, Y203, is a yellowish white powder, which at high.
The ordinary colour of the wolf is yellowish or fulvous grey, but almost pure white and entirely black wolves are known.
It is usually regarded as the standard Egyptian cotton; the lint is yellowish brown, the seeds black and almost smooth, usually with a little tuft of short green hairs at the ends.
A yellowish powdery mixture of zinc and lead oxides collects on the lead; it is skimmed off and sold as paint.
The horse-radish root, which belongs to the natural order Cruciferae, is much longer than that of the aconite, and it is not tapering; its colour is yellowish, and the top of the root has the remains of the leaves on it.
The haematoidin pigment may vary in colour from yellowish or orange-red to a ruby-red, and forms granular masses, rhombic prisms or acicular crystals.
Avanturine glass, that in which numerous small particles of copper are diffused through a transparent yellowish or brownish mass, was not invented until about 1600.
The wood is nearly white, or of a yellowish tint, but sometimes exhibits blackish markings due to the mycelium of a fungus.
Chemically pure sand is silicon dioxide (SiO 2) or quartz, a clear transparent glass-like mineral, but as ordinarily met with, it is more or less impure and generally coloured reddish or yellowish by oxide of iron.
Their pdle was close and well-manufactured pottery, varying in color from dark brown to russet, and covered with thick, lustrous glazes black, amber-brown, chocolate and yellowish grey.
The flowers are subpaniculate, white or yellowish.
It varies in colour from a light brown in the newest lignites to a pure black, often with a bluish or yellowish tint in the more compact anthracite of the older formations.
The salts are mostly of a yellowish colour.
The fur is usually brownish, but there are black, blackish-grey and yellowish varieties.
Nauseous flowers, dull and yellowish and dark purple in colour and often spotted, with a smell attractive to carrion flies and dung flies, e.g.
When kept for some time in sealed tubes it changes to a yellowish liquid, from which a yellow flocculent substance gradually separates, and finally it suddenly solidifies to a dark red mass, which appears to be a polymeric form.
The colour externally is reddish or yellowish.
The wood is of a yellowish tint.
The oxide films of antimony, arsenic, tin and bismuth are white, that of bismuth slightly yellowish; lead yields a very pale yellow film, and cadmium a brown one; mercury yields no oxide film.
When present in sufficient quantity the five last-named give enamel-white beads; lead oxide in excess gives a yellowish bead.