an arctic atmospheric condition with clouds over snow produce a uniform whiteness and objects are difficult to see; occurs when the light reflected off the snow equals the light coming through the clouds
whiteout, white out (verb)
cover up with a liquid correction fluid
"white-out the typo"
white-out, whiteout (verb)
lose daylight visibility in heavy fog, snow, or rain
a heavy snowstorm; a blizzard
an Arctic condition, caused by diffuse lighting, in which the horizon can not be distinguished and physical features are lost in the background
a white correcting fluid used to cover mistakes in typescript
Whiteout is a 2009 thriller film based on the 1998 comic book of the same name by Greg Rucka and Steve Lieber, and released on September 11, 2009. The film was produced under the banner of Dark Castle Entertainment by Joel Silver, Susan Downey and David Gambino, is directed by Dominic Sena with uncredited reshoots by Stuart Baird and Len Wiseman, is distributed by Warner Bros., and stars Kate Beckinsale, Gabriel Macht and Alex O'Loughlin in the lead roles.