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EtymologyEdit

em- +‎ blanch

VerbEdit

emblanch (third-person singular simple present emblanches, present participle emblanching, simple past and past participle emblanched)

  1. (obsolete) To whiten.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for emblanch in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)