blackness

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English blaknesse, equivalent to black +‎ -ness.

Noun[edit]

blackness (usually uncountable, plural blacknesses)

  1. The state or quality of being black.
    The blackness of outer space comes from the lack of anything to reflect light rather than the absence of light.
  2. The state of being of African descent.

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