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pallor

[′pal·ər]
(medicine)
Paleness, especially of the skin and mucous membranes.
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In the long cedar chests that lined the west gallery of his house, he had stored away many rare and beautiful specimens of what is really the raiment of the Bride of Christ, who must wear purple and jewels and fine linen that she may hide the pallid macerated body that is worn by the suffering that she seeks for and wounded by self-inflicted pain.
Women who had wildly adored him, and for his sake had braved all social censure and set convention at defiance, were seen to grow pallid with shame or horror if Dorian Gray entered the room.
Beside him hung the portrait of his wife, a pallid, thin-lipped woman in black.
It was fifteen years since Silas Marner had first come to Raveloe; he was then simply a pallid young man, with prominent short-sighted brown eyes, whose appearance would have had nothing strange for people of average culture and experience, but for the villagers near whom he had come to settle it had mysterious peculiarities which corresponded with the exceptional nature of his occupation, and his advent from an unknown region called "North'ard".
So much strength of colouring, which must have given a wan and pallid aspect to cheeks of a fainter bloom, was admirably adapted to Pearl's beauty, and made her the very brightest little jet of flame that ever danced upon the earth.
After their departure, taking place in inverted order to their arrival, the canvas cloth was cleared, or rather was restored to some hurried order by the pallid steward.
He retired, and soon returned with his umbrella, his eye flaming with gratitude and his cheeks pallid with joy.
Swifts in late autumn could well be Pallid Swifts, of which there were several in eastern England last week.
Netizens pointed out the 54-year-old actor and musician looked gaunt and pallid.
The spells were cyanotic in 62.6% (72 out of 115) and pallid in 30.4% (35 out of 115).
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