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sallow -- as in: a sallow complexion
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Harry Potter (#4) and the Goblet of Fire
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  • Viktor Krum was thin, dark, and sallow-skinned, with a large curved nose and thick black eyebrows.
  • On Professor Sinistra’s other side was the sallow-faced, hook-nosed, greasy-haired Potions master, Snape — Harry’s least favorite person at Hogwarts.
  • Harry saw the edge of Snapes sallow face turn a nasty brick color, the vein in his temple pulsing more rapidly.

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  • The illness has sallowed her face
  • She was a thin, sallow, sickly, and nervous woman
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