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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white);
[syn: black, blackness, inkiness]

2. total absence of light;
- Example: "they fumbled around in total darkness"
- Example: "in the black of night"
[syn: total darkness, lightlessness, blackness, pitch blackness, black]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Blackness \Black"ness\, n. The quality or state of being black; black color; atrociousness or enormity in wickedness. [1913 Webster] They're darker now than blackness. --Donne. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

blackness n 1: the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white) [syn: black, blackness, inkiness] [ant: white, whiteness] 2: total absence of light; "they fumbled around in total darkness"; "in the black of night" [syn: total darkness, lightlessness, blackness, pitch blackness, black]