The soil is blanched and accursed there, and before that becomes necessary the earth itself will be destroyed.
The blanched fronds are also sold in large quantities for the processions of Palm Sunday, and after they have received the blessing of the priest they are regarded throughout Spain as certain defences against lightning.
He revived Cynthia and wrapped her tightly in a bright red blanket, stark contrast to her blanched pallor.
The limbs are cold and the skin is blanched.
The top of the cake is covered with sliced, blanched almonds.