Wite-Out

Wite-Out
Wite-Out [ `waıt ,aut ] AMERICAN TRADEMARK
a white liquid used for covering mistakes in writing, typing, etc

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Wite-Out — Also see: Whiteout, and 1951 invention: Liquid Paper .Wite Out is a trademark for a line of correction fluid, originally created for use with photocopies, and manufactured by the BIC Corporation.HistoryWite Out dates to 1966, when George… …   Wikipedia

  • white-out — ☆ white out [hwit′out΄ ] n. 〚< Wite Out, a trademark for such fluid, prob. infl. by WHITEOUT〛 a quick drying fluid, typically white, applied with a small brush to a piece of paper so as to cover typed or written errors and make a blank surface… …   Universalium

  • white-out — ☆ white out [hwit′out΄ ] n. [< Wite Out, a trademark for such fluid, prob. infl. by WHITEOUT] a quick drying fluid, typically white, applied with a small brush to a piece of paper so as to cover typed or written errors and make a blank surface …   English World dictionary

  • To stand out — Stand Stand (st[a^]nd), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Stood} (st[oo^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Standing}.] [OE. standen; AS. standan; akin to OFries. stonda, st[=a]n, D. staan, OS. standan, st[=a]n, OHG. stantan, st[=a]n, G. stehen, Icel. standa, Dan. staae,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Typewriter — Mechanical desktop typewriters, such as this Underwood Five, were long time standards of government agencies, newsrooms, and offices …   Wikipedia

  • Correction fluid — can be written on after it has dried. A correction fluid is an opaque, white fluid applied to paper to mask errors in text. Once dried, it can be written over. It is typically packaged in small bottles, and the lid has an attached brush (or a… …   Wikipedia

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  • Whiteout — or white out may refer to:*Whiteout (weather) *Correction fluid **Wite Out, a line of correction fluid *Winnipeg White Out, a hockey tradition started by fans of the Winnipeg Jets * Whiteout (2000 film), a Japanese film directed by Setsurou… …   Wikipedia

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