HyperDic: melanise

English > 2 senses of the word melanise:
VERBchangemelanise, melanizeconvert into, or infiltrate with melanin
changemelanise, blacken, melanize, blackmake or become black
English > melanise: 2 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningconvert into, or infiltrate with melanin.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Broaderconvertchange in nature, purpose, or function
English > melanise: 2 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake or become black.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsblacken, melanize, black
Broaderdiscolor, discolour, colour, colorchange color, often in an undesired manner
Oppositewhiten, whiteTurn white
Spanishennegrecerse, ennegrecer, entiznarse, tiznarse, tiznar
Catalanencarbonar-se, encarbonar, ennegrir-se, ennegrir, ensutjar

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