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countenance
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Ethan Frome
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  • As her young brown head detached itself against the patch-work cushion that habitually framed his wife's gaunt countenance, Ethan had a momentary shock.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a pleasant countenance
as in: giving countenance
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