The albino crisis is a bleak spot in a time of economic optimism in Tanzania.
As for Magician—the strong-willed love interest of Komona, his role was never scripted to be an albino.
Nine burros, 109 beagles, 10 sheep, and 31 albino rats were put in cages and set to face the dirty bomb.
Politicians who want to win elections wear large rings with albino powder hidden inside, she said.
“I feel like I am being hunted,” one albino man, Samuel Mluge, told the New York Times.
Iday had the round card on which were written the forty-eight questions, while albino held the book of answers.
He had never seen an albino before, and, indeed, he did not know what one was.
Charles Hucks, the fisherman, asserted that three albino deer were killed on Caper's Island the previous winter.
The albino had just now crept through the country of the Mambava.
They were both speckled trout, lived side by side, ate the same food, but differed as greatly as a red-headed boy and an albino.
1777, from Spanish or Portuguese albino, from Latin albus "white" (see alb). Used by Portuguese of white-spotted African negroes. Extended 1859 to animals having the same peculiarity. A female albino formerly was an albiness (1808).
albino al·bi·no (āl-bī'nō)
n. pl. al·bi·nos
A person or an animal lacking normal pigmentation, resulting in abnormally pale or white skin and hair and pink or blue eyes with a deep-red pupil.
An organism lacking normal pigmentation or coloration. Animals that are albinos lack pigmentation due to a congenital absence of melanin. In humans and other mammals, albinos have white hair, pale skin, and usually pinkish eyes. Plants that are albinos lack normal amounts of chlorophyll or other pigments.
albinism noun (āl'bə-nĭz'əm)