|This box shaws the colour white.
White is the colour o fresh milk an snaw. It is the colour the human ee sees whan it leuks at licht whilk contains aw the wawlenths o the veesible spectrum, at fou brichtness an athoot absorption. It disnae hae ony hue.
- ↑ Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th Edition (2002)
- ↑ See Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th Edition (2002); "of the colour of fresh milk or snow." See also Webster's New World Dictionary of American English, Third College Edition, (1988): "Having the color of pure snow or milk." See also The Random House College Dictionary of the English Language, Revised Edition,(1980)
- ↑ Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th Edition (2002) See also Petit Larousse (2005): "de la couleur de la neige, du lait. Lumiere resultant de la combinaison de toutes les couleurs du spectre solaire." (of the color of snow, of milk. Light resulting from the combination of all the colors of the solar spectrum.)