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whiten

verb

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to make white or whiter by removing color
  • years of sunlight had almost completely whitened the flag

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The first known use of whiten was in the 15th century

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whiten

whitened

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“Whiten.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whiten. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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