UK [ˈwaɪtaʊt] / US [ˈwaɪtˌaʊt] / US [ˈhwaɪtˌaʊt] noun [countable]
Word forms "whiteout":
singular whiteout plural whiteouts
a situation in which there is so much snow and low cloud that you cannot see clearly

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