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  • There has been much discussion as to whether this winter whitening is due to a change in the colour of the individual hairs or to a change of coat.
  • It has, however, been demonstrated that the senile whitening of human hair is due to the presence of phagocytes, which devour the pigment-bodies; and from microscopic observations recently made by the French naturalist Dr E.
  • The winter whitening of mammals is, therefore, precisely similar to the senile bleaching of human hair, no shift of the coat taking place.
  • By the end of October they had perished utterly at the hands of the Seljuks; a heap of whitening bones also remained to testify to the later crusaders, when they passed in the spring of 1097, of the fate of the people's Crusade.
  • Sticks (two or three yearling osiers) are also grown for whitening and buffing: the less ligneous varieties of S.
 

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