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pallid
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • OK,’ said Harry, walking up to Ron 10 get a better look at the glazed eyes and the pallid complexion, ’OK say that again with a straight face.
  • She was not pretty; she looked simultaneously cross and sullen, with heavy brows and a long, pallid face.
  • And he saw them in the clear green sunlit water, inches below the surface, reminding him horribly of the Inferi; a chorus of merpeople singing in a strange language he did not understand, their pallid faces rippling, their purplish hair flowing all around them.

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  • On either side stand people, dark, calling out the numbers of the brigades, the battalions. And at each call a little group separates itself off, a small handful of dirty, pallid soldiers, a dreadfully small handful, and a dreadfully small remnant.
    Erich Maria Remarque  --  All Quiet on the Western Front
  • I don’t expect her to answer, but to my surprise, she unbuttons her uniform jacket and pulls up the shirt beneath to reveal a stretch of pallid skin.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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