Meaning of albid in English:

albid

Pronunciation /ˈalbɪd/

adjective

  • 1rare Whitish.

  • 2Designating (part of) a conodont element which is white in colour, and opaque rather than translucent.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Tomlinson (fl. 1657). From classical Latin albidus whitish, white from albēre to be white (from albus white) + -idus.