black

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  • Info Black is the color of coal, ebony, and of outer space. more...
  • In western popular culture, black has long been associated with evil and darkness.
  • Black is frequently used as a color of power, law and authority.
  • Commonly and from its effects, they called it the black death.
  • Them deep-set black eyes of his give him a kind of mysterious look, too. Cited from Wilt Thou Torchy, by Sewell Ford
  • Others noted that the number of black people in jail increased during his administration.
  • Black was one of the most important colors used by ancient Greek artists.
  • These properties are special because they are visible from outside a black hole.
  • She came from a prominent middle-class black family.
  • A different kind of black was an important part of the romantic movement in literature.
  • Middle-class blacks also left the area, moving to the north and west.
  • A local history noted many blacks were leaving the county at that time.
  • However, it has never been directly observed for a black hole.
  • While limited in numbers, the on-field performance of early black major league players was outstanding.
  • Black evening dress and formal dress in general were worn less and less.
  • Many have claimed that, originally, black metal was only intended for those who were part of the scene.
  • It included a high school for white students and a separate high school for blacks.
  • Information such as unit health and status changes are displayed on the black field across the bottom.
  • The young man wore long hair and a black dress-coat, though it was morning. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 47, September, 1861, by Various
  • This was the first x-ray source widely believed to be a black hole.
  • Some regular-season games were blacked out in the cities where they were played.
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Meaning of black

  • noun The quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
  • noun British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799)
  • noun Popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)
  • noun A person with dark skin who comes from africa (or whose ancestors came from africa)
  • noun (board games) the darker pieces
  • noun Black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning)
    the widow wore black
  • adjective Being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light
    black leather jackets, as black as coal, rich black soil
  • adjective Of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-saharan african origin
    a great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization"- Martin Luther King Jr.