unbleached

adjective
un·​bleached | \ ˌən-ˈblēcht How to pronounce unbleached (audio) \

Definition of unbleached

: not made whiter or lighter by a bleaching process : not bleached unbleached flour unbleached cloth unbleached paper

Examples of unbleached in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These washable masks are made of two layers of 100-percent unbleached cotton and include a pocket for an insertable filter. Hanna Horvath, NBC News, "How to shop for face masks on Etsy, according to experts," 10 June 2020 The unbleached and lightly bleached (green) reefs in 2020 are predominantly offshore, mostly close to the edge of the continental shelf in the northern and southern Great Barrier Reef. Terry Hughes And Morgan Pratchett, Ars Technica, "Great Barrier Reef survey: “What we saw was an utter tragedy”," 7 Apr. 2020 The dyeing process requires brewing a concentrated tea from your ingredients, then simmering unbleached natural fabric, like cotton, linen or wool, in the dye. Gray Chapman, New York Times, "How to Embrace Your Inner Trash Animal," 7 May 2020 Compared to the four previous bleaching events, there are fewer unbleached or lightly bleached reefs in 2020 than in 1998, 2002, and 2017 but more than in 2016. Terry Hughes And Morgan Pratchett, Ars Technica, "Great Barrier Reef survey: “What we saw was an utter tragedy”," 7 Apr. 2020 Levain Natural: Building a Sourdough Starter Start with a good-quality unbleached all-purpose flour and a whole rye flour. Daniela Galarza, Dallas News, "A hopeful bake: How to make a sourdough starter in the midst of a startling pandemic," 31 Mar. 2020 As Cho points out, they're made from 100 percent organic, unbleached, and untreated cotton. Devon Abelman, Allure, "Korean Cotton Pads Are the Secret to a Proper K-Beauty Skin Routine," 4 Oct. 2018 Edyta prefers unbleached flour, and Barbara likes King Arthur brand. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "For this family, making paczki at home is tradition, flavored by a grandmother's knowhow," 18 Feb. 2020 Wax paper and unbleached parchment paper will safely biodegrade in your compost bin at home. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, "This Stone Paper Is Cool. Its Environmental Impact Is Complicated.," 26 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of unbleached

circa 1532, in the meaning defined above

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21 Jun 2020

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“Unbleached.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbleached. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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