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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Blackness  \Black"ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  black;  black  color; 
  atrociousness  or  enormity  in  wickedness. 
 
  They're  darker  now  than  blackness.  --Donne. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  blackness 
  n  1:  the  quality  or  state  of  the  achromatic  color  of  least 
  lightness  (bearing  the  least  resemblance  to  white)  [syn: 
  {black}]  [ant:  {white}] 
  2:  total  absence  of  light;  "they  fumbled  around  in  total 
  darkness";  "in  the  black  of  night"  [syn:  {total  darkness}, 
  {lightlessness},  {black}] 




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