pallor

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pallor

[′pal·ər]
(medicine)
Paleness, especially of the skin and mucous membranes.
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The smooth pallor of her unwrinkled skin looked more fearfully white than ever.
The pallor had spread to her cheeks, even to her lips.
She was lying dead, in the same position he had seen her in five minutes before and, despite the fixed eyes and the pallor of the cheeks, the same expression was on her charming childlike face with its upper lip covered with tiny black hair.
His face in the moonlight showed a pallor and fixity inexpressibly distressing.
When Franz recovered his senses, he saw Albert drinking a glass of water, of which, to judge from his pallor, he stood in great need; and the count, who was assuming his masquerade costume.
The greenish pallor of her skin intoxicated him, and her thin white lips had an extraordinary fascination.
Tarzan made no articulate reply; but the two there with him heard a low growl break from those firm lips--a growl that sent a shudder through the frame of the girl and brought a pallor to the red face of the Hun and his hand to his pistol but even as he drew his weapon it was wrested from him and hurled through the blind and window to the yard beyond.