Word of the Day – Sept. 5 – Etiolate

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Verb: Etiolate (EE-tee-uh-layt)

Definition:

1. To make pale.

2. To deprive of natural vigor: make feeble.

Sample sentence: The bean plants that Grace grew for her lab project were weakened and she noted their lack of exposure to sunlight caused them to etiolate.

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