Definition of Pale yellow
1. Noun. A variable yellow tint; dull yellow, often diluted with white.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Pale Yellow
Literary usage of Pale yellow
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1908)
"Colorless needles, m. 130°. Iso- nitroso derivative, yellow crystalline powder, m. and decomposes 151°. It gives a pale yellow solution with dil. aqueous ..."
2. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1901)
"Head pale yellow, the ocelli and lateral callosities black, ... Pronotum pale yellow, with a large quadrangular brown spot on each side, leaving a rather ..."
3. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"dorsal sepal ol>- long, acute, pale yellow with red veins; lower sepal ovate, sub- acute; shorter than the lip; petals longer than the sepals, strap- shaped ..."
4. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1849)
"The body is pale greenish yellow, and the head inclines to a buff colour : the eyes are dark red : the feelers are pale yellow, darker towards their tips, ..."
5. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1876)
"Near Vallejo a fonu was collected by Bev. KL Greene with well-developed rays pure white, except a pale yellow base. 11. ..."
6. Transactions of the American Entomological Society by American Entomological Society (1907)
"Forewing: very pale yellow, without stripes or marks; a shade paler along costa and in outer fourth beyond cell. Cilia the same. ..."